Marcel the Shell with Shoes on
Marcel the Shell with Shoes on
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Marcel the Shell with Shoes on

Written and illustrated by Jenny Slate and Dean Fleischer-Camp
Published by Razorbill
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View our feature on Jenny Slate and Dean Fleischer-Camp’s Marcel the Shell With Shoes On. Millions of people have fallen in love with Marcel. Now the tiny shell with shoes and a big heart is transitioning from online sensation to classic picture book character, and readers can learn more about this adorable creature and his wonderfully peculiar world. From wearing a lentil as a hat to hang-gliding on a Dorito, Marcel is able to find magic in the everyday. He may be small, but he knows he has a lot of good qualities. He may not be able to lift anything by himself, but when he needs help, he calls upon his family. He may never be able own a real dog . . . but he has a pretty awesome imagination.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781595144553
    Publication Date
    November 1, 2011
    Page Count
    42
    Reading Age
    5 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2011287719
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1595144552
    ATOS® Book Level
    2.1
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    147779
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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