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The Fox and the Stork

The Fox and the Stork

by Gerald McDermott Illustrated by Jean de La Fontaine
Fox, a trickster, invites his friend Stork to dinner. When she is unable to eat any of Fox's food, however, Stork teaches Fox about manners when she invites him for dinner at her home.
Ages
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Lexile Measure
250L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
I
Publisher
Green Light Readers
Number of Pages
24

About the Author and Illustrator

Gerald McDermott Gerald McDermott (1941-2012) was an internationally acclaimed author-illustrator, winning the Caldecott Medal and two Caldecott Honors; his body of work includes six popular picture books focusing on the trickster motif.
Jean de La Fontaine

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