by Eve Bunting Illustrated by Greg Shed
After a girl saves a black creature from a greedy jay, she decides to raise it. With the help of her grandfather, the girl makes a home for the creature until it turns into a butterfly and must be set free.
- 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
- Interest Level
- Grades PreK - 3
- Lexile Measure
- Guided Reading
- Scholastic Inc.
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About the Author and Illustrator
Eve Bunting Eve Bunting was born in the small village of Maghera in Northern Ireland. She has written more than 100 books for young readers and has received numerous awards and honors.