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Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

by William Steig

On a rainy day, Sylvester finds a magic pebble that can make wishes come true. But when a lion frightens him on his way home, Sylvester makes a wish that brings unexpected results.

How Sylvester is eventually reunited with his loving family and restored to his true self makes a story that is beautifully tender and filled with magic. Illustrated with William Steig's glowing pictures, this is a modern classic beloved by children everywhere.

Selected as one of the 100 Best Books of the Century by the National Education Association.

Ages
5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
3.8
Lexile Measure
700L
DRA
30
Guided Reading
N
Publisher
SIM - SIMON & SCHUSTER
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Classics, Comedy and Humor, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Fables

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