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The very lonely firefly

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English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile Score:
530 AD: Adult Directed
Description
A VERY classic from Eric Carle, creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar ! When a very lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies, it sees a lantern, a candle, and the eyes of a dog, cat, and owl all glowing in the darkness. It even sees a surprise celebration of light. But it is not until it discovers other fireflies that it finds exactly what it's looking for--a surprise sure to bring smiles to anyone who turn the final page! Lushly illustrated with Eric Carle's trademark vibrant collage art, soothingly told with a gentle read-aloud rhythm, and complete with a surprise sure to "light up" children's faces, The Very Lonely Firefly will fast become a storytime favorite. Read it with a flashlight in the dark or under the table--and watch those fireflies glow!

Praise for The Very Lonely Firefly : "Carle's richly hued, collage-like art and gentle text will be comfortingly familiar to his numerous young devotees."-- Publishers Weekly "This is a compelling accomplishment [and a] guaranteed winner as a read-aloud or read-alone."-- School Library Journal

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ISBN:
9780399234279
9780399227745
9781451762914
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 2.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile Score:
530 AD: Adult Directed
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lastUpdate 2017-10-23 04:49:36AM

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display_description A lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies. Carle's very special story is finally available in a board book format, and, just like the hardcover edition, the fireflies' lights actually light up, delighting children of all ages.
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subject_facet Fireflies -- Fiction, Fireflies -- Juvenile fiction, Fireflies -- Stories, Toy and movable books, Toy and movable books -- Juvenile fiction, Toy and movable books -- Specimens
title_display The very lonely firefly
title_full The very lonely firefly / Eric Carle
title_short The very lonely firefly
topic_facet Fireflies, Stories, Toy and movable books