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The Wretched Stone

The Wretched Stone

by Chris Van Allsburg
In a story recounted through the daily log of Captain Allan Hope, the sailors aboard the Rita Anne become mesmerized and transformed by a mysterious glowing rock, and only music and books can restore them to normal. "As always, Van Allsburg's paintings are magnificent."
Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Lexile Measure
AD580L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Adventure

About the Author

Contributor Image Alt Tag Chris Van Allsburg Two-time Caldecott winner Chris Van Allsburg is the author and illustrator of several books, including The Polar Express and Jumanji.

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