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When Lions Roar

When Lions Roar

by Robie H. Harris Illustrated by Chris Raschka

When Lions Roar is a caring and reassuring story of a young child who faces his fear and makes his world a safe place again.

2012 Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka and bestselling author Robie H. Harris pair together to create a comforting story for young readers when their world becomes unsettled.

Thunder is booming!
A big dog is barking!

Sometimes the world seems scary — too scary. But what if you shout, "Go away!" Will the sun come out? Will a flower bloom?

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades PreK - K
Grade Level Equivalent
2.1
Lexile Measure
410L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
I
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
32

About the Author and Illustrator

Robie H. Harris Robie H. Harris is an award-winning author of over twenty books for everyone from toddlers to older kids.
Chris Raschka Award-winning author and illustrator Chris Raschka draws on his childhood memories to write his picture books.

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