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Mr. Potter's Pet

Mr. Potter's Pet

by Dick King-Smith Illustrated by Mark Teague
Now that Mr. Potter is finally living on his own, he can buy the pet of his dreams. But instead of a nice cat or dog, he ends up with a bad-tempered mynah who can really talk!. Mr. Potter and Everest share a bachelor pad until it becomes evident that they need some help keeping house. And who should apply for the position but Mr. Potter's childhood sweetheart! In the satisfying conclusion, both man and bird find true love.
Ages
7, 8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
5.2
Lexile Measure
690L
DRA
30
Guided Reading
N

About the Author and Illustrator

Dick King-Smith Dick King-Smith
Contributor Image Alt Tag Mark Teague Mark Teague's numerous awards and honors include both the Book Sense Book of the Year Award and the Christopher Medal, and his titles regularly appear on the bestseller lists of the New York Times and Publishers Weekly.

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