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The Littles

The Littles

Series: The Littles
by John Peterson Illustrated by Roberta Carter Clark

Meet the Littles, a family like any other but with a few tiny differences! They live in the walls of the Bigg family house where they get everything they need. In return they make sure the Bigg house is always in good repair.

When the Biggs go away for the summer the Newcombs come to stay in their house. And the Newcombs are slobs! The mess the Newcombs make attracts one of the Littles biggest enemies: mice! Just when it seems like things can't get any worse, they bring a cat to live with them. How will this little family get out of such big trouble?

8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 2 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages
Fantasy, Science Fiction and Fantasy

About the Author and Illustrator

John Peterson John Peterson wrote Tony's Treasure Hunt (later renamed Terry's Treasure Hunt), a collaboration with his wife, Holly, which has sold more than a million copies in paperback. Among his many books for children, the most popular have been the stories about the family of tiny people known as the Littles.
Roberta Carter Clark

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