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The Bunyans

The Bunyans

by Audrey Wood Illustrated by David Shannon

You may know that Paul Bunyan was taller than a Redwood tree and stronger than fifty grizzly bears — but you may not know he also had a wife and two children who helped him create some of the most striking natural wonders of North America.

Ages
8, 9, 10
Grade Level Equivalent
3.9
Lexile Measure
980L
DRA
38
Guided Reading
P
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Fables, Folk Tales and Myths

About the Author and Illustrator

Audrey Wood Audrey Wood's love of storytelling has been an integral part of her life since she was a child.
David Shannon Award-winning artist and bestselling author David Shannon has long been a favorite among teachers and librarians with such titles as How Georgie Radbourn Saved Baseball, The Amazing Christmas Extravaganza, and A Bad Case of Stripes. His popularity skyrocketed in 1998 with the publication of his picture book No, David!

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