Too Many Murkles

Heidi Charissa Schmidt (author), Mary Gregg Byrne (illustrator)

Publisher: Illumination Arts ISBN: 9780970190772

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Description

ach spring, the people of Summerville gather to prevent the dreaded Murkles from entering their village. Unfortunately, this year there are more of the strange, smelly creatures than ever. When Juliana allows one little Murkle to waddle into town, she witnesses something truly amazing. She now knows exactly what to do, but will the mayor listen? This intriguing story tells of a young girl who helps the townspeople understand that their Murkle problem - and others that soon follow - are actually blessings in disguise. Mary Gregg Byrne's playful illustrations add whimsy to Heidi Schmidt's imaginative tale of good things that arrive in unusual packages.

Reading Level
Lexile
575L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
3.6
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Bedtime Fairy Tales & Fantasy Other Poetry Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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