Can You Tell a Horse from a Pony?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animal Look-Alikes

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

A four-legged animal grazes in a grassy pasture. It swishes its hairy tail. Its flowing mane bounces as it trots away.

Did you just see a horse? Or was it a pony? These animals look very similar, but they are different. Read this book to become an expert at telling these look-alikes apart.

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978-0-7613-6740-6
$20.99
978-0-7613-8803-6
$31.99
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Animals, Science
Copyright 2012
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Lightning Bolt Books ®
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.2
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF003110, JNF051150, JNF003140
Dewey 636.1
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.75 x 10.25
Lexile 550
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 2.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 147531
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Table of contents, and Teaching Guides

Author: Buffy Silverman

Buffy Silverman is the author of more than 90 nonfiction books for children, featuring topics from angel sharks to alligators, and Mars to monster trucks. Look for her nature-inspired poetry in anthologies and children's magazines, and visit her at www.buffysilverman.com.

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Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animal Look-Alikes

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