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The Empress and the Silkworm

The Empress and the Silkworm

by Lily Toy Hong
Because of the vision and persistence of the young empress Si Ling-Chi almost 5,000 years ago, the first silk cloth was made. This fictionalized account is retold with pictures as rich and radiant as silk itself.
Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
4.4
Lexile Measure
540L
Publisher
ALB - ALBERT WHITMAN AND CO
Genre
Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Fables

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Lily Toy Hong

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