What does Jean want?
(Tom comes into the bookstore.)
Tom: Hi, Pam. Happy New Year!
Pam: Happy New Year, Tom!
Tom: Do you have any new books?
Pam: We have a lot of new books.
Tom: I want a new book. I am starting a ne
Pam: What is it?
Tom: I'm reading one book every week.
Pam: That's great! You are reading more!
Tom: Yes, I am!
(Later, Jean comes into the bookstore.)
Jean: Hi, Pam. Do you have any new books?
Pam: We have a lot of new books. What kind of book do you want?
Jean: I want a travel book.
Pam: Do you want a book of travel stories?
Jean: Sure! That sounds great. I like true stories.
Pam: Here's the book!
Jean: How much is it?
Pam: It's $12.99.
Jean: That's great. Here's the money.
(gives Pam the money)
Pam: Thanks. Enjoy the book.
Pam: (reading a magazine) Hey! This is a good article.
New Habits for the New Year
Are you starting a new habit this year? Many people make plans for a new year. They try new things. They start new good habits. A new year is a good time for that. Some people exercise more. Some people eat less food. Other people get more sleep. Some watch less TV and read more books. Others save more money. What good habit can you start this year?