The circus ship

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Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.7 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 600L
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With stunning artwork and a rhyming text, the illustrator of the Mercy Watson books tells a tale of human-animal connection full of humor and heart. When a circus ship runs aground off the coast of Maine, the poor animals are left on their own to swim the chilly waters. Staggering onto a nearby island, they soon win over the wary townspeople with their kind, courageous ways. So well do the critters blend in that when the greedy circus owner returns to claim them, villagers of all species conspire to outsmart the bloated blowhard. With buoyant rhymes and brilliantly caricatured illustrations evoking the early nineteenth century, Chris Van Dusen presents a hugely entertaining tale about the bonds of community -- and a rare hidden-pictures spread for eagle-eyed readers of all ages.
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ISBN:
9780763655921
9780763661908
9780763630904
076363090
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 600L
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subject_facet Circus -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction
Circus animals -- Fiction
Circus animals -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction
Circus animals. -- Fiction
Human-animal relationships -- Fiction
Humorous fiction
Humorous stories
Islands -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction
Maine -- Fiction
Maine -- Juvenile fiction
Picture books
Picture books for children
Ships -- Fiction
Ships. -- Fiction
Stories in rhyme
Survival -- Fiction
title_display The circus ship
title_full The Circus Ship
The circus ship / by Chris Van Dusen
The circus ship / by Chris Van Dusen, author & illustrator
title_short The circus ship
title_sub
topic_facet Circus
Circus animals
Historical Fiction
Human-animal relationships
Humorous stories
Islands
Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Literature
Picture books for children
Ships
Stories in rhyme
Survival