Synopses & Reviews
Worm is thrilled when it's his turn to take care of the class pet, Nat the Gnat. But everything goes wrong when he leaves the lid of Nat's tank open. Can Worm make sure the class pet returns safe and sound before Mrs. Mulch finds out? This all-new, original I Can Read story captures the fun of the #1 New York Times
bestselling Diary of a Worm picture book series by Doreen Cronin and Harry Bliss, and will leave beginning readers wiggling for more!
This Level 1 I Can Read book is perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences.
“Readers will delight in the antics of Worm... a welcome addition to beginning-to-read collections and young fans of these three pals.” School Library Journal, Diary of a Worm: Teacher's Pet
Mrs. Mulch's class has a new pet, Nat the Gnat. Worm is excited—until he accidently lets Nat escape! Now it's up to Worm and his friend Spider to catch the missing pet. Can the friends find Nat before anyone notices the empty tank?
Based on the #1 New York Times bestselling picture book Diary of a Worm, by Doreen Cronin and Harry Bliss, this I Can Read title will leave beginning readers buzzing for more!
About the Author
Doreen Cronin is the New York Times
bestselling author of Diary of a Worm
, Diary of a Spider
, and Diary of a Fly
, as well as Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
, a Caldecott Honor Book, and Giggle, Giggle, Quack
. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and their daughters.
Harry Bliss is the New York Times bestselling artist of Diary of a Worm, Diary of a Spider, and Diary of a Fly, by Doreen Cronin; A Fine, Fine School by Sharon Creech; and Which Would You Rather Be? by William Steig. He is also an award-winning, internationally syndicated cartoonist and a cover artist for the New Yorker magazine. He lives in Vermont with his son.