Croc O'Clock

by Huw Lewis Jones (Author) Ben Sanders (Illustrator)

Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade
The world's largest crocodile likes to eat... but feeding time is getting out of control. As the zoo clock ticks towards midnight, Croc is growing bigger and bigger... 5 DONUT RINGS...! 4 pumpkin pies 3 french fries 2 cups of tea and a mountain of macaroni. A bright, bold, and bonkers reimagining of the familiar festive song, The Twelve Days of Christmas, starring a very hungry crocodile.
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Kirkus Reviews

Starred Review

A cumulative singalong fit for hungry crowds (and crocs).

Review quotes

"A cumulative singalong fit for hungry crowds (and crocs)."Kirkus Reviews, starred review
Huw Lewis Jones

Huw Lewis Jones is a writer and teacher who loves wild nature. He creates books for adults about maps and explorers, whilst for children it's mostly been apples so far. With wife Kari and daughter Nell, he lives in a little house in Cornwall, though often spends his summers at the North Pole.

Ben Sanders is an award-winning illustrator. His work can be seen on the pages of Wall Street Journal, Monocle, Columbia Journalism Review, and Australian Geographic. His work has assisted Vodacom, Toyota, Visa, Bridgestone, Cadbury, and The Natural Confectionery Co. move product from shelves. Ben writes and illustrates for Hachette/Lothian and Thames & Hudson.

Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Happy Yak
Publication date
November 20, 2021
BISAC categories
JUV019000 - Juvenile Fiction | Humorous Stories
JUV002260 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Zoos
JUV009030 - Juvenile Fiction | Concepts | Counting & Numbers
JUV009070 - Juvenile Fiction | Concepts | Date & Time
JUV002010 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Alligators & Crocodiles
Library of Congress categories
Zoo animals
Picture books
Feeding and feeds

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