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Mr. George Baker

Mr. George Baker

by Amy Hest Illustrated by Jon J Muth
In this Reading Rainbow book, one-hundred-year-old George and his young friend Harry wait together for the school bus. Both are learning to read in a school down the hall from one another. Readers will delight in this upbeat tale of an unlikely pair of fr
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.7
Lexile Measure
AD520L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Number of Pages
32

About the Author and Illustrator

Amy Hest
Jon J Muth Children's author and illustrator Jon J Muth studied painting, drawing, and printmaking and later visited Japan to learn about stone sculpture and sho (brush calligraphy). His "Zen Shorts" came from wondering, "What would it be like to live down the street from a Zen master... who happened to be a Giant Panda?"

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