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Alligator Baby

Alligator Baby

by Robert Munsch Illustrated by Michael Martchenko

Kristen's parents just can't seem to do anything right. First they have their baby at the zoo, not in a hospital. Then, they accidentally bring home an baby alligator instead! After it bites everyone on the nose, they return to the zoo and come back with a baby seal! Kristen sees that she will have to solve this problem herself. She bikes to the zoo and finds their baby with...a gorilla mommy. When the baby bites the gorilla on the nose, Kristen sees her chance, and takes home her new baby brother!

Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
3.5
Lexile Measure
580L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Comedy and Humor

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Robert Munsch Robert Munsch is a children's author who has published dozens of books in the U.S. and Canada. His first efforts were Mud Puddle,  The Dark, and Love You Forever.
Michael Martchenko

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