“A young boy places the new kid in town on his enemy list after he laughs at him for striking him out in baseball. He looks to his father for advice and his father tells him about enemy pie. It's a secret recipe for a pie made just for enemies. His father convinces him to spend the day with the enemy to lure him to the house and the pie. The boy doesn't realize until the end that his father has in fact tricked him into becoming friends with his enemy.
Grade levels: elementary
Genre: realistic fiction
Topics: making friends, forgiving, second chances”