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The Borrowers

The Borrowers

Series: Borrowers
by Mary Norton Illustrated by Joe Krush, Beth Krush

There aren't many miniature people left in the world today! But the Borrowers quietly and secretly make their living borrowing from the "human beans" they live with.

"The magic and charm of the writing convinces children and grown-ups, too, that the Borrowers really do exist." — School Library Journal

Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock's huge adventures have been thrilling children young and old for fifty years -- and their appeal is as strong as ever in these handsome new paperback packages. While the original beloved interior illustrations by Beth and Joe Krush have been retained, Marla Frazee's striking cover illustrations capture these little people with a larger-than-life appeal.

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
5.9
Lexile Measure
780L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
S
Publisher
Odyssey Classics
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages
180
Genre
Dictionaries, Reference, Series, Science Fiction and Fantasy

About the Author and Illustrators

Mary Norton
Joe Krush
Beth Krush

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