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The Very Lonely Firefly

The Very Lonely Firefly

by Eric Carle Illustrated by Eric Carle

One night a lonely firefly goes off in search of friends. He follows every flicker of light he sees, only to find the lights are only lanterns, owls' eyes, or headlights — not companions. Young students will relate to the lonely firefly's search for friends like himself and will rejoice when he finds his niche, a whole group of fireflies literally blinking all over the page.

Ages
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Lexile Measure
AD530L
Publisher
PUT - PENGUIN-PUTNAM
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Number of Pages
32

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Eric Carle Beloved children's book illustrator Eric Carle started drawing when he was a little boy and will never stop.
Contributor Image Alt Tag Eric Carle Beloved children's book illustrator Eric Carle started drawing when he was a little boy and will never stop.

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