Gila Monsters Meet You at the Airport
Once there, however, the boy doesn't meet the Gila monsters he expected. And on the ride to his new home (by taxi, not horse) he discovers the West is neither as different nor as bad as he'd imagined.
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and Byron Barton share a keen sense of the ridiculous and a compassionate understanding of a child's anxieties. Together they have created a perceptive, exuberantly funny picture book that will have children in all parts of the country laughing away their own fears about new experiences.
- Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers |
- 32 pages |
- ISBN 9780027824506 |
- September 1980 |
- Grades K - 3 |
- Lexile AD560L
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