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Snake and lizard

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Published by Kane/Miller Book Publishers, Inc. in La Jolla, Calif .
Written in English


  • Snakes -- Fiction,
  • Lizards -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJoy Cowley ; [illustrations by] Gavin Bishop.
ContributionsBishop, Gavin, 1946- ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C8375 Sn 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23871757M
ISBN 109781933605838
LC Control Number2008920651

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The Snake and Lizard book combines the best of both worlds and it teaches morals as well. It's a book of separte stories about the unlikely friendship between a snake and a lizard. Each story teaches a friendship lesson and is engaging to my son. The illustrations are beautiful too. Read more/5(13). A sensitive snake and her lovable lizard companion enjoy a warm and touching relationship, shattering the stereotypes that commonly plague their cold-blooded species. The two become fast friends, first as housemates and later as business partners counseling fellow desert-dwellers on life and love. Cowley carves developed characters through concise dialogue, as Snake often balances her primal. Snake and Lizard are a lovable, foolish pair. A beautiful 10th birthday edition of the timeless classic by Joy Cowley. A children's chapter book for ages 6 and up. An engaging series of stories about two unlikely but inseparable animals. Snake is elegant, calm and a little self-centered while Lizard is exuberant and irrepressible. They do .

Snake and Lizard are good friends in spite of the fact that they are different animals and snake is a girl while These are perfect bedtime reads or classroom additions for young kids. The book teaches the food chain (very charmingly in the chapter aptly called ‘Life Cycle’), and also values of friendship and helping/5. This second book about Snake and Lizard continues the gentle, wise tone of the first book. Like any friends, Snake and Lizard have their moments of disagreement and misunderstanding, but the always make up afterwards. Added to the heart-warming relationship between the two friends is a generous dollop of humour that had me chuckling aloud at times. From award-winning author Joy Cowley comes an engaging story of two unlikely, but inseparable friends. Snake is elegant, calm and a little self-centered, while Lizard is exuberant and irrepressible. Through a series of small (and not so small) adventures, the two friends bicker, compete with each other, go into business and finally, end up as lifelong friends/5(3). The Lizard King Book Review Published: August 5, Author: Bryan Christy Pages: The Lizard King is, without a doubt, the most riveting reptile-related book I've ever read. Period. End of story. I honestly hated putting it down. It isn't a reptile husbandry book, or a species account.

Snake and lizard. [Joy Cowley; Gavin Bishop] -- A collection of stories about the friendship between Snake and Lizard. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Joy Cowley; Gavin Bishop. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   Snake and Lizard are a lovable, foolish pair, always arguing, embarking on unlikely enterprises and telling one another hotly contested tales - none of which behaviour lessens their affection for one another. A series of stories about friendship for children. Awards: Winner NEW ZEALAND POST BOOK OF THE YEAR ; Winner Junior Fiction Category in The New Zealand Post Children's and /5(3).   The much-loved and timeless classic, "Snake and Lizard" is back in a 10th anniversary edition – complete with faux-snake finishing on the cover. https://geck.   “Despite this, incredibly, the lizard was able to escape the snake’s jaws a couple of times and made a swift exit. Unfortunately for the lizard, the snake caught it again (once in the face).