The Spider and the Fly

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By Mary Howitt, Tony DiTerlizzi
Publisher Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
The Spider and the Fly
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Will you walk into my parlor, said the Spider to the Fly... is easily one of the most recognized and quoted first lines in all of English verse. But do you have any idea how the ageold tale of the Spider and the Fly ends? Join celebrated artist Tony DiTerlizzi as he drawing inspiration from one of his loves, the classic Hollywood horror movies of the 1920s and 1930s shines a cinematic spotlight on Mary Howitts warning, written to her own children about those who use sweet words to hide their notsosweet intentions.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/1/2002Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 6 and Up

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1800 words1,800 words
40 pages40 pages
Lexile NPLexile NP
Grade P to 5Grade P to 5
Age 4-10Age 4-10
Published 2002Published 2002
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