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Humpty Dumpty

Humpty Dumpty

by Daniel Kirk Illustrated by Daniel Kirk

Humpty Dumpty is an egg on a mission to get the best seat in the house for King Moe's birthday parade, no matter how high he has to climb. Timid King Moe also has a mission: to hide from the parade's jugglers, clowns and onlookers, or at least find a seat belt in his coach. What will happen when the paths of these two opposites cross?

Timid King Moe (who is afraid of everything) can't believe an egg had the guts to climb so high and is appalled when that egg falls through the roof of his carriage and falls to pieces.

All the king's horses and all the king's men couldn't put Humpty together again, but they didn't have the puzzle skills of King Moe.

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.4
Lexile Measure
400L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Publisher
Putnam Publishing Group
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Rhyming Story, Comedy and Humor, Nursery Rhymes, Poetry and Rhymes

About the Author and Illustrator

Daniel Kirk Daniel Kirk is the author and illustrator of a number of popular books for children, including Chugga-Chugga Choo-Choo!, Snow Dude, Bus Stop, Bus Go!, A Library Mouse, and Rex Tabby. Daniel lives in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, with his wife and three children. Visit him at www.danielkirk.com.
Daniel Kirk Daniel Kirk is the author and illustrator of a number of popular books for children, including Chugga-Chugga Choo-Choo!, Snow Dude, Bus Stop, Bus Go!, A Library Mouse, and Rex Tabby. Daniel lives in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, with his wife and three children. Visit him at www.danielkirk.com.

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