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Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon

Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon

by Patty Lovell Illustrated by David Catrow

Molly Lou Melon is short and clumsy and has buckteeth and a voice that sounds like a bullfrog being squeezed by a boa constrictor. But armed with the encouraging words of her grandmother, Molly Lou confidently confronts the class bully at her new school. A not-to-be missed story for the less-than-perfect part of everyone!

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
3.1
Lexile Measure
560L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
G. P. Putnam's Sons
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Comedy and Humor, Realistic Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Patty Lovell
David Catrow Catrow's illustrations in Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon by Patty Lovell make you fall instantly in love with the short, clumsy, and buck toothed Molly Lou. He continues his spirited style of illustration in his newest book, We the Kids. In this book, Catrow makes understanding the Preamble to the Constitution accessible to children and even fun!

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