The Dead Bird
The Dead Bird
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The Dead Bird

Written by Margaret Wise Brown & illustrated by Christian Robinson
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$17.99
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4 - 7
Reading age
32
Page count
12
Words per page
~491L
Lexile measure
Mar 1, 2016
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This heartwarming classic picture book by beloved children’s book author Margaret Wise Brown is beautifully reillustrated for a contemporary audience by the critically acclaimed, award-winning illustrator Christian Robinson. One day, the children find a bird lying on its side with its eyes closed and no heartbeat. They are very sorry, so they decide to say good-bye. In the park, they dig a hole for the bird and cover it with warm sweet-ferns and flowers. Finally, they sing sweet songs to send the little bird on its way.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780060289317
Publication Date
March 1, 2016
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Page Count
32
Words Per Page
12
Audience
Picture
Reading Age
4 - 7 years
Est. Lexile® Level
~491L
Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
~M
ATOS® Book Level
3.3
Accelerated Reader® Points
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz
21392
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
LG

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