Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (Lyle the Crocodile) (Paperback)
HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395137208, 48pp.
Publication Date: October 1, 1987
List Price: 7.99*
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A cranky neighbor puts Lyle in the zoo but experiences a change of heart when the crocodile saves him from a fire.
About the Author
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.
Praise For Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (Lyle the Crocodile)…
"Lyle is as lovable as ever and the story and colored pictures as nonsensical." Booklist, ALA