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Title: The Very Lonely Firefly <>Binding: Hardcover <>Author: EricCarle <>Publisher: PhilomelBooks
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Many of Eric Carle's books begin with a small creature being born just as a great yellow sun rises. This time the hero is a firefly, and the inimitably Carle-ish cut-tissue paper orange and yellow sun is setting. The firefly buzzes off in search of companionship, but keeps following other lights by mistake--a candle, a torch, a lantern--and these in turn are all leading in the direction of a fireworks display. Finally, the lonely firefly finds the friends it is seeking--a dozen or more other fireflies. This is one of Eric Carle's books with a mechanical twist: in this case, the firefly's new group of friends start to flash (from tiny yellow bulbs embedded in the book) as you turn the last page. (The battery is replaceable.) (Ages 0 to 4 years) --RichardFarrReview:
Praise forThe Very Lonely Firefly
"Carle's richly hued, collage-like art and gentle text will be comfortingly familiar to his numerous young devotees."--Publishers Weekly
"This is a compelling accomplishment [and a] guaranteed winner as a read-aloud or read-alone."--School Library Journal"
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Book Description 1995. HRD. Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # IB-9780399227745
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Book Description Philomel Books 6/1/1995, 1995. Hardback or Cased Book. Condition: New. The Very Lonely Firefly. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9780399227745
Book Description Hardcover. Condition: New. When a very lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies, it sees a lantern, a candle, and the eyes of a dog, cat, and owl all glowing in the darkness. It even sees a surprise celebration of light. But it is not until it discovers other fireflies that it finds exactly what it's looking for.Read it with a flashlight in the dark or under the table--and watch those fireflies glow!. Seller Inventory # 5363467
Book Description Philomel Books. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0399227741. Seller Inventory # Z0399227741ZN
Book Description Philomel Books, 1995. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # 0399227741
Book Description Philomel Books. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0399227741 Brand New! Not overstocks or remainder copy!. Seller Inventory # OTF-S-9780399227745