Synopses & Reviews
'Grasshopper, insouciant hero of Lobel's free-and-easy reader, goes where the road leads, en route unsettling a series of set-in-their-ways insects.' --SLJ. 'One of the richest examples of characterization in the beginning-to-read genre.' --BL.
Notable Children's Book of 1978 (ALA)
1979 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book)
Best of the Best Children's Books 1966-1978 (SLJ)
Children's Choices for 1979 (IRA/CBC)
Garden State Children's Book Award--Easy to Read (New Jersey Library Association)