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Stone Soup

Stone Soup

by Ann McGovern Illustrated by Ey Pels, Winslow Pels

Whimsical illustrations and text with helpful repetition describe how a young vagabond gets an old lady to feed him by making soup from a stone. Through the boy’s clever ways, the lone ingredient is soon joined by onions, carrots, beef bones, and more. Part of the Easy-to-Read Folktale series.

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
2.1
Lexile Measure
480L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Cumulative Tale
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Classics, Fables, Folk Tales and Myths

About the Author and Illustrators

Ann McGovern Ann Mc Govern has been writing children's books for more than 35 years. Her works include Stone Soup and the educational If You Lived.... series.
Ey Pels
Winslow Pels

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