Like a Lizard
Like a Lizard
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Like a Lizard

Written by April Pulley Sayre & illustrated by Stephanie Laberis
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4 - 8
Reading age
32
Page count
200L
Lexile measure
Mar 12, 2019
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The attributes of 28 different lizards are revealed in this STEM nonfiction picture book, while the story provides a subtle message encouraging children to be true to their own nature. The actions of 28 lizard species–the flying dragon that swoops through the air, the shingleback that sticks out its blue tongue to scare predators, the basilisk that can race across the surface of water–invite readers to act like a lizard themselves. The text by noted author April Pulley Sayre asks: “Can you run like a lizard? Sun like a lizard? Bob your head like a lizard?” Featuring brilliantly colorful, textured artwork by illustrator Stephanie Laberis, the book also includes extensive back matter with further information about the featured lizard species–their size, geographical range, why they perform the various actions introduced in the text–as well as details about lizards in general.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781629792118
    Publication Date
    March 12, 2019
    Publisher
    Highlights
    Page Count
    32
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2018940080
    Lexile® Level
    200L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~G
    Est. ATOS® Book Level
    ~1.8

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