The Armadillo from Amarillo

Lynne Cherry (Author)
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Description

When an armadillo named Sasparillo wants to know where on earth he is, he leaves his home in San Antonio and travels north through the canyons and prairies of Texas. In Amarillo he meets an eagle and, with her help, finds the answer to his question--as well as lots of adventures.

Product Details

Price
$7.99  $7.35
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Publish Date
March 31, 1999
Pages
40
Dimensions
7.97 X 0.14 X 9.75 inches | 0.33 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780152019556
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About the Author

LYNNE CHERRY has devoted her life to sharing her concern about environmental issues with others. Her important children's books also include The Armadillo from Amarillo and two tales from the Amazon rain forest: The Great Kapok Tree and The Shaman's Apprentice. She lives in Washington, D.C.

Reviews

An ecological jewel that sparkles with multifaceted spin-off possibilities.-School Library Journal

This is the perfect hook to start students exploring the United States.--Instructor
An easy geography lesson, and the illustrations showcase the beauty of our largest state.--Southern Living

Teachers exploring the 'where am I' concept will appreciate the increasingly distant views of city, area, state, continent, planet, and solar system.--Booklist

Enchanting.--Kirkus Reviews