Lassie Come-Home

Eric Knight’s Original 1938 Classic in a New Picture-Book Edition

Rosemary Wells, illustrated by Susan Jeffers

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Eric Knight’s heartfelt tale of the noble collie Lassie, first published in 1938, receives a worthy new incarnation as a picture book in this splendid collaboration.

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Praise for Lassie Come-Home

"Text and art are equally strong, meeting the high expectations held by the author's and illustrator's sizable following and doing justice to a classic story." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review

"In this lushly illustrated adaptation of Eric Knight's 1938 novel, Wells and Jeffers have combined their talents to produce a book irresistible to lovers of animal stories. . . . A wonderful addition to any collection." --School Library Journal, starred review

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Rosemary Wells, illustrated by Susan Jeffers

Rosemary Wells is the author and illustrator of many beloved books, including those starring Max the bunny. Rosemary Wells lives in Scarborough-on-Hudson, New York.

Susan Jeffers was a Caldecott Honoree for Stopping by Woods and an ABBY winner for Brother Eagle, Sister Sky. These outstanding books, in addition to Hiawatha and The Three Jovial Huntsmen, have placed her in the very top rank of American illustrators. Susan Jeffers lives in Croton-on-Hudson, New York.

Rosemary Wells
Susan Jeffers, Ph.D.

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Lassie Come-Home
Eric Knight’s Original 1938 Classic in a New Picture-Book Edition
Rosemary Wells, illustrated by Susan Jeffers

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October 1998
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ISBN: 9780805059953
ISBN10: 0805059954
Picture Book
8 1/2 x 11 5/8 inches, 48 pages, Full-color illustrations throughout
Age Range: 7 to 10
Grade Range: 2 to 5 Information for Librarians

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Lexile: 760L
AR Quiz Number: 36568 EN
AR Book Level: 5.4
AR Points: 5

$9.99
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