by Kevin Henkes (K+)
Lilly is so excited when she finds out that her teacher, Mr. Slinger is going to marry the school nurse. Right away Lilly goes home to practice being a flower girl, convinced that she is going to be the flower girl for Mr. Slinger’s wedding. When she finds out that she is not going to be the flower girl, Lilly is very upset. Mr. Slinger tells her that she can be the flower girls assistant. She guesses this is second best to being the actual flower girl and agrees. But when it comes time for the wedding something happens…. Find out how Lilly saves the wedding when you read Lilly’s Big Day by Kevin Henkes.