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Fritz Danced the Fandango

Fritz Danced the Fandango

by Alicia Potter Illustrated by Ethan Long

A fresh, funny ode to friendship and individuality, written by exciting new author Alicia Potter and illustrated by bestselling author-illustrator of Tickle the Duck Ethan Long.

Fritz is just like every other mountain goat, except for one small difference: He likes to dance the fandango. Unfortunately, Fritz finds himself the object of ridicule among the other goats, so he sets out to find a herd that will accept him. Along the way, he meets a yodeling sheep named Liesl and a glockenspiel-playing dog named Gerhard, both of whom are also looking for their places in the world. While Fritz never finds any other dancing mountain goats, he does find true friends (and willing dance partners) in Liesl and Gerhard.

Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
1.1
Lexile Measure
AD330L
DRA
30
Guided Reading
N
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
40
Genre
Comedy and Humor

About the Author and Illustrator

Alicia Potter
Ethan Long

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