Thank you, Mr. Falker and Junkyard Wonders
Compare, Here are some ways that they are similar. They both are written by the same author. In both stories Trisha is sad. Also they both have children.
Contrast, Here are some ways that they are different. In thank You Mr. Falker Trisha could not read. On the other hand In Junkyard Wonders the kids in Mrs. Peterson's class were different. In Thank you Mr. Falker, They changed teachers to Mr. Falker, and in The Junkyard Wonders, The teacher stood the same.