Seeing Orange

Seeing Orange

Sara Cassidy (author), Amy Meissner (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554699964

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Seven-year-old Leland has trouble writing, but he loves drawing. He so dislikes his teacher that he conjures up Delilah, an imaginary seeing-eye dog to help him into class each day. When a neighborhood painter recognizes Leland's gifts as an artist, Leland grows more confident about the world as he uniquely sees it. And when his family's cat goes missing, it is Leland's keen observation skills that lead to finding him. Leland's newfound confidence helps him both confront and sympathize with his teacher, who only wishes Leland could be a bit more focused.

Reading Level
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Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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DRA
Categories
Genre
Arts & Music Character Education Family Friendship
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade
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Other
Language
English (US)
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Fiction
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