Sammy the Seal (I Can Read! Level 1: Beginning Reading)

by Syd Hoff (Author) Syd Hoff (Illustrator)

Sammy the Seal (I Can Read! Level 1: Beginning Reading)

Sammy, the adventurous seal, leaves the zoo for the day and ventures into the big, busy city. Along the way he finds a school full of kids and new things to do--and he even learns to read! This I Can Read is perfect for Level 1 beginning readers.

Sammy the Seal by Syd Hoff, author of Danny and the Dinosaur, is a special paper-over-board commemorative edition of celebrating the 60th anniversary of I Can Read books for beginning readers. Eight bonus pages recount I Can Read's history, including a time line, never-before-seen sketches, and origin stories of beloved I Can Read characters. This beautiful edition is perfect for gift-giving.

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Review quotes

..". so funny and so original that it promises to be one of the most successful books in this best-selling series."— "Publishers Weekly""Syd Hoff matches a tongue-in-cheek story to his brash pictures in a lively story for beginning readers."— "School Library Journal"
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Publication date
January 20, 2000
I Can Read! Level 1: Beginning Reading
BISAC categories
JUV039000 - Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | General
JUV002160 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Mammals
JUV043000 - Juvenile Fiction | Readers | Beginner
Library of Congress categories
Humorous stories
Seals (Animals)

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