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The very busy spider

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A VERY classic from Eric Carle, creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Early one morning a little spider spins her web on a fence post. One by one, the animals of the nearby farm try to distract her, yet the busy little spider keeps diligently at her work. When she is done, she is able to show everyone that not only is her creation quite beautiful, it is also quite useful! This multi-sensory book allows children to feel the pictures as well as see them. And with its rhythmic text, The Very Busy Spider becomes an experience to touch, to see, and to hear. Praise for The Very Busy Spider : * "A beautifully executed work for the very young that satisfies the needs of both visually handicapped and sighted children without losing its artistic integrity."- -The Horn Book , starred review * "Both sighted and blind children will follow the action with ease . . . Visually and verbally, this is a winner."- -Booklist , starred review
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Grouped Work ID 26705622-4b18-0323-ade8-6963964c7197
full_title very busy spider
author carle eric
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-03-21 04:19:39AM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 1.3
author Carle, Eric,
author_display Carle, Eric
available_at_santafe Main Library, Oliver La Farge Branch
detailed_location_santafe La Farge Childrens Picture Book, Main Childrens Easy Reader, Southside Childrens Board Book
display_description The farm animals try to divert a busy little spider from spinning her web, but she persists and produces a thing of both beauty and usefulness. The pictures may be felt as well as seen.
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id 26705622-4b18-0323-ade8-6963964c7197
isbn 9780399211669, 9780399215926, 9780399229190, 9780399252730, 9780448480527, 9780448480534, 9781435101104, 9781480633971
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itype_santafe Regular Circ
lexile_score 330
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_santafe Fiction Carle, E
owning_library_santafe Santa Fe Public Library
owning_location_santafe Main Library, Oliver La Farge Branch, Southside Branch
primary_isbn 9780399215926
publishDate 1984, 1989, 2014
record_details ils:.b10808681|Photo|Unknown||English|Philomel Books,|©1984.|22 unnumbered pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 22 x 30 cm., ils:.b11950237|Book|Books||English|Philomel Books,|©1984.|1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 13 x 18 cm., ils:.b14230732|Book|Books|1st American miniature ed.|English|Philomel Books,|1989, c1984.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 10 x 13 cm., ils:.b14578852|Book|Books||English|Penguin Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC,|2014.|29 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
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series Penguin young readers
series_with_volume Penguin young readers
subject_facet Board books, Domestic animals -- Fiction, Domestic animals -- Juvenile fiction, Spider webs -- Fiction, Spider webs -- Juvenile fiction, Spiders -- Fiction, Spiders -- Juvenile fiction, Toy and movable books, Toy and movable books -- Specimens
title_display The very busy spider
title_full The very busy spider / Eric Carle, The very busy spider / by Eric Carle
title_short The very busy spider
topic_facet Domestic animals, Spider webs, Spiders, Toy and movable books