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Publisher Comments:

Crickwing never set out to be a bully. All he wants is to create his art in peace. But it's not easy being different--a cockroach with a cricked wing and a flair for sculpture is a ready target for the bigger creatures in the forest. Crickwing just wants to even the score, and leafcutter ants are so easy to pick on. . . .Big mistake. Nobody angers the leafcutter queen and gets away with it.

In this epic adventure beneath the foliage, Crickwing and the leafcutter ants go head-to-head. Then a swarm of ferocious army ants threatens, and suddenly everyone is in danger. Crickwing has to do something, but what? He's an artist, not a fighter. What the leafcutters need is a hero. Or, maybe, a cockroach with a really clever idea. . . .

Synopsis:

An Oddball Artist's Epic Adventure

Synopsis:

Crickwing never set out to be a bully--he wanted only to create his art in peace. But the little cockroach is an easy target for the bigger creatures in the forest. In his frustration he decides to even the score by bullying the leafcutter ants. They're just so easy to pick on.

Big mistake. Nobody angers the leafcutter queen and gets away with it.

About the Author

Janell Cannon's picture books have won many awards and are beloved around the world. Before she became a full-time creator of books for children, she designed and produced summer reading programs at her local public library. Born and raised in Minnesota, Ms. Cannon now lives in Southern California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152017903
Author:
Cannon, Janell
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Animals - Insects Spiders etc.
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Ants
Subject:
Insects
Subject:
Cockroaches
Subject:
Forest insects.
Subject:
Situations / General
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series Volume:
8th, 1886-'87
Publication Date:
20050501
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 1 to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
10 x 10 in 1.1 lb
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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An Oddball Artist's Epic Adventure

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Crickwing never set out to be a bully--he wanted only to create his art in peace. But the little cockroach is an easy target for the bigger creatures in the forest. In his frustration he decides to even the score by bullying the leafcutter ants. They're just so easy to pick on.

Big mistake. Nobody angers the leafcutter queen and gets away with it.

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