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Tico and the Golden Wings

Tico and the Golden Wings

by Leo Lionni
After a wishingbird grants his wish for golden wings, Tico feels lonely because his friends leave him.
Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
570L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
Tandem Library

About the Author

Leo Lionni Leo Lionni wrote and illustrated more than 40 highly acclaimed children's books. He received the 1984 American Institute of Graphic Arts Gold Medal and was a four-time Caldecott Honor Winner for Inch by Inch, Frederick, Swimmy, and Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse. Leo Lionni died in October of 1999 at his home in Tuscany, Italy, at the age of 89.

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