The Pod and the Bog by Asia Citro and pictures by Marion Lindsay ►►►
■ Zoey and her trusty cat, Sassafras, have the ability to see magical creatures. Zoey has inherited this ability from her mother who set up a system for ailing dragons, monsters and the like to get help. But helping these creatures proves challenging, and Zoey makes some mistakes along the way. Applying the scientific method and keeping a journal helps, as does careful research. A beginning chapter book series that satisfies!