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In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb
Illustrator(s): Emily Arnold McCully
eBook | Pages: 32
Size: 9 X 10 | USD: $6.99
Publication Date: January 22, 2013
Age: 4-8 | Guided Reading Level: L
Themes: Animals/Fiction, Rhyme & Alliteration, Seasons, Spring & Nature
About the Book
March comes in with a roar.
He rattles your windows
and scratches at your door.
In this exuberant, rhythmic story, March, personified as a lion, enters a boy’s cozy home and leaves a trail of snow flurries and muddy footprints. The boy calmly observes the pouncing, howling, growling lion until in comes the lamb on the crest of a huge sneeze.
Escorted by grass, flowers, sunshine, showers, and animal babies large and small, the lamb brings forth spring.
★★★THE REVIEWS ARE IN!★★★
“A good addition to the spring shelf, [the book] is sure to find its way, roaring and bleating, to classrooms studying similes.”
“Readers will want to find this book each spring. . . . Children will certainly enjoy this as a read-aloud. All readers will connect with the weather topic, and this title would make a great kick-off for a unit related to weather.”
—Library Media Collection