Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Poppleton Forever

Poppleton Forever

Series: Poppleton (Book #4)
by Cynthia Rylant Illustrated by Mark Teague

Poppleton the pig plants a dogwood tree, gets a cold, and tries to hang wallpaper with the not-very-helpful aid of his friends.

"Rylant's text is simple, and the layout of only one or two sentences per page plus the separate chapters, make the book easy to read. These qualities also make it a good read-aloud choice. Teagues' warm and funny illustrations capture the spirit of Poppleton and his companions wonderfully. A great addition to any collection." — School Library Journal

Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
2.6
Lexile Measure
410L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Beginning Reader Book
Number of Pages
56

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Cynthia Rylant Award-winning children's author Cynthia Rylant didn't discover great writing until college. Soon after, she was inspired to write her own beautiful story, When I Was Young in the Mountains.
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.

The Reading Toolkit

Find Just-Right Books

Find Just-Right Books