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Anne Toole grew up in Williston, South Carolina. She graduated from Anderson Jr. College in Anderson, South Carolina. She is also a graduate of the University of Georgia. She taught first grade for thirty years in Augusta, Georgia. After retiring, Ms. Toole worked part-time for three years as an ESOL teacher and also began writing stories about children and animals. Most of the stories are written in verse. Ms. Toole is an avid traveler and has traveled extensively in the United States, Canada, and Europe. She has also traveled in Northern Africa and the Middle East. She presently resides in Columbia, South Carolina. Ms. Toole is also the author of Mean Mike, The Bird That Didn’t Want To Be A Bird, The Frog That Lost His Croak, A Dog Named Cat, The Crow and the Big Oak Tree, Stan, The Little Turtle, and Fat Maxine
There was a little girl who was named Lily Pearl. This little girl had a habit that was very bad. What Lily Pearl liked to do was to blow bubbles with the bubble gum she loved to chew. One day something happened to her that made her mad. It also made Lily Pearl very sad. What happened to the girl named Lily Pearl? Did it prevent her from chewing gum and blowing bubbles? Did it make Lily Pearl do something and get in trouble?