The Missing Piece
The Missing Piece
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The Missing Piece

Written and illustrated by Shel Silverstein
Book #1 in the The Missing Piece Series
Published by Harper & Row
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From Shel Silverstein, the celebrated author of The Giving Tree and Where the Sidewalk Ends, comes The Missing Piece, a charming fable that gently probes the nature of quest and fulfillment. It was missing a piece. And it was not happy. What it finds on its search for the missing piece is simply and touchingly told. This inventive and heartwarming book can be read on many levels, and Silverstein’s iconic drawings and humor are sure to delight fans of all ages. So it set off in search of its missing piece. And as it rolled it sang this song— Oh I’m lookin’ for my missin’ piece I’m lookin’ for my missin’ piece Hi-dee-ho, here I go, Lookin’ for my missin’ piece. And don’t miss Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780060256715
    Publication Date
    January 24, 2006
    Page Count
    112
    Words Per Page
    5
    Audience
    Juvenile Reader
    Reading Age
    6 - 9 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0060256710
    Est. Lexile® Level
    ~479L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~M
    ATOS® Book Level
    3.2
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    64187
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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