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The Very Quiet Cricket

The Very Quiet Cricket

by Eric Carle
A young cricket wishes he could greet all the insects he encounters, but his wings don't make a sound! It is only until he meets a very quiet girl cricket that he chirps his beautiful song, which the reader hears upon opening the last page of the book. This charming tale is incredibly popular with young readers.
Ages
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Lexile Measure
AD430L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Publisher
Grosset & Dunlap
Number of Pages
26

About the Author

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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