Inch By Inch

Inch By Inch

Book - 1960
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To keep from being eaten, an inchworm measures a robin's tail, a flamingo's neck, a toucan's beak, a heron's legs, and a nightingale's song.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c1960, c1968, 2010.
Edition: 1st Alfred A. Knopf ed.
ISBN: 9780375857645
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.


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Sep 07, 2017

A very cute story, about an inch worm who understands his worth, and manages to outsmart some hungry birds. A nice easy read, my 3 year old loved it. With beautiful artwork, and a sly protagonist.

AL_STEFFEN Feb 08, 2017

Just spoke with a grandmother who had the great idea of creating a one inch inchworm for her grandson to measure with as a companion activity to this simple and gorgeous book by the uber-talented Leo Lionni.

Nov 12, 2015

A delightful story for children of all ages.

nypl_morningside_heights Apr 08, 2014

great illustration that wok very well with the story. Fun to read.

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