Greg's Microscope

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Fitzgerald Books, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
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Greg finds a whole new world of tiny things when he gets the microscope hes been wishing for. Includes colorful illustrations and a note to caregivers.

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

This classic reader has been around since the sixties and pairs two frequent contributors to this series, Selsam who specialized in science books and the unequaled author/illustrator Arnold Lobel ... Read full review

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User Review  - luigiloyola - LibraryThing

This science trade book is designed for early elementary readers. It will open new areas of discovery for your students and elicit many questions. A good book to read before your class embarks on their science projects. Read full review

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About the author (1991)

Arnold Stark Lobel (May 22, 1933-December 4, 1987) was a popular American author of children's books. Among his most popular books are those of the Frog and Toad series, and Mouse Soup, which won the Garden State Children's Book Award from the New Jersey Library Association. Lobel won the 1981 Caldecott Medal for his book, Fables. Lobel also illustrated the works of other authors. A notable example is Sam the Minuteman by Nathaniel Benchley, which was first published in 1969. He was born in Los Angeles, California. When he graduated from art school, he married Anita Kempler, who also achieved fame as a children's book author and illustrator. Lobel died ion December 4,1987 due to complications arising from AIDS. He was 54 years old.

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