Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1965 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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A cranky neighbor puts Lyle in the zoo but experiences a change of heart when the crocodile saves him from a fire. "Lyle is as lovable as ever and the story and colored pictures as nonsensical." -- Booklist
 

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Summary: Lyle is a friendly crocodile who was leaving happily with the Primms ion East 88th St. but that all changes when Mr. Grumps, the next door neighbor, putts Lyle in the zoo. Though we see Mr ... Read full review

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This is a children's book about a nice crocodile names Lyle who is misjudged by his neighbor Mr. Grumps but still manages to be kind and friendly to everyone. Mr. Grumps doesn't like Lyle because he ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
2
Section 3
41
Section 4
45
Section 5
47

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About the author (1965)

Bernard Waber, who has written eight delightful books about Lyle the Crocodile, a little boy named Ira, and a firefly named Torchy, is the author of more than seventeen picture books for children. Widely praised by reviewers for his ability to describe common family problems, he is best loved by children for his freeflowing humor and gentle characters.

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