Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Book - 1969
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Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©1969
ISBN: 9780590980661
0590980661
Characteristics: [30] pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.

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mrhuff
Jun 04, 2015

mrhuff thinks this title is suitable for 5 years and under

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jbaker47
Dec 29, 2013

jbaker47 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 3 and 10

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StaceyLB
Feb 10, 2013

StaceyLB thinks this title is suitable for 6 years and over

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Bronco92
Apr 18, 2017

Caldecott Medal Winner

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StaceyLB
Feb 10, 2013

This book was very interesting. You worried for the character and attempted to think of ways in which he could be saved, while reading the book. Parents and children would enjoy this book and it could also teach children to watch what they wish for, as well as to stop and think when it comes to making very important decisions in serious or dangerous situations. I recommend this book just for an entertaining purpose, and/or to teach children the importance of thinking and choosing wisely despite your feelings at that very moment. Reading this book to or with your children would present the opportunity to teach them a certain lesson regarding the importance of thinking; it would help get the point across.

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PimaLib_BeccaB May 07, 2015

'I wish I were a rock,' he said, and he became a rock.

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StaceyLB
Feb 10, 2013

"But when a lion frightens him on his way home, Sylvester makes a wish that brings unexpected results."

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StaceyLB
Feb 10, 2013

This is the story of a donkey who collected unusual pebbles and one day he stumbled upon a red, shiny pebble that made any wish come true. When Sylvester was approached by a hungry, mean lion, he panicked and wished to become a rock. He suffered for a month until his parents had a picnic and stumbled upon the rock and the unusual pebble.

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