The Armadillo from Amarillo

by Lynne Cherry

  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780152019556
  • ISBN-10: 0152019553
  • Pages: 40
  • Publication Date: 03/31/1999
  • Carton Quantity: 50
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  • About the Book

    When an armadillo named Sasparillo wants to know where on earth he is, he leaves his home in San Antonio and travels north through the canyons and prairies of Texas. In Amarillo he meets an eagle and, with her help, finds the answer to his question—as well as lots of adventures.

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    An ecological jewel that sparkles with multifaceted spin-off possibilities.-School Library Journal

    This is the perfect hook to start students exploring the United States.—Instructor
    An easy geography lesson, and the illustrations showcase the beauty of our largest state.—Southern Living

    Teachers exploring the ‘where am I’ concept will appreciate the increasingly distant views of city, area, state, continent, planet, and solar system.—Booklist

    Enchanting.—Kirkus Reviews