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The Candy Corn Contest (Kids of the Polk Street School No 3)
The Candy Corn Contest - Kids of the Polk Street School No 3 Author:Patricia Reilly Giff It's almost Thanksgiving, and Richard Best can't stop thinking about Ms. Rooney's Candy Corn contest. Whoever can guess the exact number of yellow-and-orange candies in the jar on Ms. Roney's desk gets to keep them all. The only problem is Richard has to read a page in a library book for each guess. — Smelly Matthew, who sits in front of him, kno... more »ws they'll never win. "We're the worst readers in the class, " he says. But Richard won't give up. He can already taste those Candy Corns. And before he knows it, he has. Three fat juicy ones.