The Cricket in Times Square (Chester Cricket and His Friends)

The Cricket in Times Square (Chester Cricket and His Friends)

Author:
Series: Episodes, Episode 23
Tag: Best First Chapter Books
Publisher: Square Fish
Publication Year: 2008
ASIN: 0312380038
ISBN: 0312380038

Animal lovers especially will adore this sweet story about a musical cricket, and his pals -- a mouse and a cat, who share many adventures together including taking in the sights of old New York. A 1961 Newberry Honor book, it features illustrations by Garth Williams and is great for young readers because “intense” animal scenes are pretty minimal. (The first in a series.)

Buy from Amazon
About the Book
    • Read-Aloud Interest Level: Early Elementary – Late Elementary
    • Independent Reading Level: 4.9
Look Inside
Disclosure of Material Connection: This page includes "affiliate links." This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising." For more information about my affiliate links, click here.

All of our FREE Christmas booklists in one spot