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The Emperor and the Nightingale

The Emperor and the Nightingale

by Hans Christian Andersen Illustrated by Robert Van Nutt
The Emperor longs to hear the beautiful song of the nightingale, but when the nightingale flees the palace to return to the forest, the Emperor receives a mechanical nightingale. Can the mechanical bird take the place of the real nightingale?
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
3.8
Lexile Measure
AD620L
DRA
30
Guided Reading
N
Number of Pages
30
Genre
Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Hans Christian Andersen No collection of fairy tales would be complete without the works of the Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen, author of The Ugly Duckling and many well-loved tales.
Robert Van Nutt

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