A story for Hippo: a book about loss

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Scholastic Press,
Pub. Date:
1st American ed.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 520L
This gentle, reassuring story for anyone who has lost a loved one features best friends Hippo and Monkey. Hippo is the oldest and wisest animal in the jungle, and spends every day with Monkey, playing games and telling stories. When Hippo dies, Monkey is sad. A simple text addresses difficult questions and shows how to keep the spirit of a cherished person alive. Full-color illustrations.
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Level 3, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 520L
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Grouping Title story for hippo a book about loss
Grouping Author puttock simon
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-15 10:42:50AM
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subject_facet Death -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Hippopotamus. -- Fiction, Monkeys -- Fiction
title_display A story for Hippo : a book about loss
title_full A story for Hippo : a book about loss / written by Simon Puttock ; illustrated by Alison Bartlett
title_short A story for Hippo :
title_sub a book about loss
topic_facet Death, Friendship, Hippopotamus, Monkeys