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Honeybee and the Robber, The

Honeybee and the Robber, The

by Eric Carle

Follow an adventurous honeybee as she goes about her busy day, sipping nectar from flowers, avoiding hungry birds and playing with butterflies. But when a robber bear scratches at their nest looking for honey, all the bees must rush out to defend their home.

This classic Eric Carle story is brought to life by movable pull-tabs that children can use to animate the action, as well as a pop-up spread of a colorful butterfly, one of Eric Carle's most gorgeous pieces of art. Revised as a smaller book with an easier, younger text (and a fun new cover), The Honeybee & the Robber will delight both longtime fans and first-time readers.

Ages
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
530L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Number of Pages
16
Genre
Adventure

About the Author

Contributor Image Alt Tag Eric Carle Beloved children's book illustrator Eric Carle started drawing when he was a little boy and will never stop.

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