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Three Hens and a Peacock

Three Hens and a Peacock

by Lester L. Laminack Illustrated by Henry Cole

Nothing unusual ever happened on the Tuckers farm. Until the day that peacock showed up. When this glamorous visitor lands unexpectedly in their midst and begins attracting customers, three hardworking hens protest: How come we do all the hard work and he gets all the attention? What will happen when three gussied-up hens spend the day prancing and parading at passing cars? And will that peacock ever figure out how to lay an egg?

This hilarious book reveals what happens when some foolish farm animals decide to trade roles and discover just how hard it is to do someone else's job.

Ages
4, 5, 6
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 1
Grade Level Equivalent
3.3
Lexile Measure
590L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Comedy and Humor

About the Author and Illustrator

Lester L. Laminack Lester Laminack is Professor Emeritus from Western Carolina University where he taught writing workshop, children's literature, and reading.
Henry Cole

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