The beautiful butterfly: a folktale from Spain

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Publisher:
Clarion Books,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
Description
A beautiful butterfly is courted by many suitors. She finally finds a husband who has a singing voice soft and sweet enough to please her, but no sooner does the honeymoon begin than he is swallowed by a giant fish! All of nature joins her in mourning, setting off a comical chain of events that results in a second chance for the beautiful butterfly and her devoted husband. Enchantingly original depictions of the beautiful butterfly and her friends and an inventive happy ending reveal the sweetness and humor of this enduring Spanish folktale. FOLKLORE NOTE.
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ISBN:
9780395900154
Accelerated Reader:
LG
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Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
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Full title beautiful butterfly a folktale from spain
Author sierra judy
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-04-24 04:36:56AM
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subject_facet Folklore -- Spain
title_display The beautiful butterfly : a folktale from Spain
title_full The beautiful butterfly : a folktale from Spain / retold by Judy Sierra ; illustrated by Victoria Chess
title_short The beautiful butterfly :
title_sub a folktale from Spain
topic_facet Folklore