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Daniel's Mystery Egg (Green Light Readers Level 2), Paperback, 1 Edition by Ada, Alma Flor (Used)

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Paperback: 1 Edition
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9780152162375
0152162372

Publication Date: 2001-09-01
Publisher: Green Light Readers
Paperback : 24 pages
Edition: 1 Edition
Author: Ada, Alma Flor
ISBN-10: 0152162372
ISBN-13: 9780152162375

Product Description Daniel finds an egg. What kind of animal will this mystery egg hatch? Imaginations run wild as the kids in Daniel’s class guess what sort of surprise the egg has in store. From School Library Journal Grade 1-2-An appealing story in which a boy finds a small white egg. He shows it to three friends, one at a time. Each child speculates as to what might be inside and how to help once it has hatched. After some waiting, what emerges is not an ostrich or an alligator or a duck, as his friends imagined, but a lizard, exactly the kind of animal Daniel predicted-"small, nice, and quiet." Karas's collages cover three-fourths of each spread or page and are either above or below the text. Most are in full color, with the exceptions being the illustrations that represent what the three imagine is in the egg. Those pictures are more muted and depict the kids peeking over the edges of the scenes. With large-sized type, short sentences, repeated words and phrases, and plenty of illustrations, this book is just right for beginning readers. Kathleen Simonetta, Indian Trails Public Library District, Wheeling, IL Copyright 2002 Reed Business Information, Inc. About the Author THE ACADEMY OF NUTRITION AND DIETETICS, formerly the American Dietetic Association, is the largest group of food and nutrition professionals in the world. As the advocate of the dietetic profession, the Academy serves the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health, and well-being. G. BRIAN KARAS has illustrated dozens of popular books, including Cinder-Elly and Sleepless Beauty by Frances Minters, Saving Sweetness and Raising Sweetness by Diane Stanley, and the HiRise Private Eyes beginning-reader series by Cynthia Rylant. He lives in Rhineback, New York.


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