Wombat goes walkabout

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Publisher:
Candlewick Press,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Edition:
1st U.S. ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 520L
Description
Wombat loves to dig. One day he digs a deep, deep hole and crawls inside to think. Wombat loves to think. But when he climbs out of his hole, he can't find his mother. He is alone -- though not for long. Wombat soon meets cackling Kookaburra, hopping Wallaby, swinging Possum, scampering Emu, dozing Koala, and hunting Boy. But though he climbs the highest hill, he still can't find his mother.Instead, he spots a fire, leaping from tree to tree. It's up to Wombat, a thinker and a digger, to do what he does best to see himself and the others safely through danger. And in a tender conclusion, his friends use their own gifts for flying and swinging, hopping and scampering, to reunite a worried Wombat with someone very dear.
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ISBN:
9780763611682
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 2.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 520L
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Full title wombat goes walkabout
Author morpurgo michael
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 04:52:16AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-21 04:41:16AM

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accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
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subject_facet Animals -- Fiction, Australia -- Juvenile fiction, Lost children -- Fiction, Wombats -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Wombat goes walkabout
title_full Wombat goes walkabout / Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham
title_short Wombat goes walkabout
topic_facet Animals, Lost children, Wombats