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Franklin Has a Sleepover

Franklin Has a Sleepover

Series: Franklin
by Paulette Bourgeois Illustrated by Brenda Clark

Franklin's best friend Bear is coming to spend the night — and they're both very excited. The two friends have lots of fun, but when it's bedtime, Bear gets homesick. Franklin helps him feel better and learns about being a good host. In the end, Franklin and Bear can't wait until their next sleepover.

Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
380L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Publisher
Kids Can Press

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Paulette Bourgeois When asked what she hopes children will learn from her books, Paulette Bourgeois explains: “It is most important to look for the wonder in ordinary things.” Some of this wonder, and a curious anxiety, spill over into her character Franklin. The world's best-loved turtle overcomes the challenges of the everyday life of a five-year-old in a way that resonates with children.
Brenda Clark Brenda Clark

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