The title read, "Little Miss Wise". It was from the Little Miss series books! What a coincidence! What Luck!*
Chandler and I looked at each other with eyes wide-opened and roared with laughter. My mother used to read that to my sister and I before bed. We had a few of them, and clearly this was our favorite. Of all of the 30+ books which exist, this one lay directly at my Wise-Old feet!