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Fireflies

Illustrated by Julie Brinckloe

About The Book

Fireflies is Julie Brinckloe's "reflects a classic theme in children's literature—the need to set something free in order to keep it." (The Horn Book)

A young boy is proud of having caught a jar full of fireflies, which seems to him like owning a piece of moonlight, but as the light begins to dim he realizes he must set the insects free or they will die.

About The Author

Julie Brinckloe is a published author and an illustrator of children's books.

About The Illustrator

Julie Brinckloe is a published author and an illustrator of children's books.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Aladdin (May 31, 1986)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780689710551
  • Grades: K - 3
  • Ages: 5 - 8
  • Lexile ® AD630L The Lexile reading levels have been certified by the Lexile developer, MetaMetrics®

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