The House on East 88th Street

The House on East 88th Street

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by Bernard Waber
     
 

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The first book in the Lyle series, this tells the story of how the Primms found Lyle the Crocodile in the bathtub of their new home.  See more details below

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The first book in the Lyle series, this tells the story of how the Primms found Lyle the Crocodile in the bathtub of their new home.

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"Illustrations have verve and are a perfect complement to the story. Highly recommended." School Library Journal

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ISBN-13:
9780547947051
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/01/2012
Series:
Lyle the Crocodile Series
Sold by:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
305,279
Lexile:
AD660L (what's this?)
File size:
12 MB
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Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

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"Illustrations have verve and are a perfect complement to the story. Highly recommended." School Library Journal, Starred

Meet the Author

Bernard Waber, who has written eight delightful books about Lyle the Crocodile, a little boy named Ira, and a firefly named Torchy, is the author of more than seventeen picture books for children. Widely praised by reviewers for his ability to describe common family problems, he is best loved by children for his freeflowing humor and gentle characters.
Bernard Waber was the beloved author/illustrator of more than thirty picture books, including Courage, Ira Sleeps Over, and Do You See a Mouse? With the publication of The House on East 88th Street in 1962, his Lyle,  Lyle Crocodile series of books became a mainstay of children's literature. A Literary Landmark plaque commemorating the adventures of this endearing New York City reptile can now be found on East 88th Street and Bernard Waber's artwork is the subject of a traveling retrospective exhibit, curated by the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. You can learn more about him at www.bernardwaber.com.

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