Troll Stinks

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Billy Goat and his best friend Cyril are messing about with the farmer’s mobile phone, taking selfies and playing games . . . until they find the number for a troll. Their Grandpa Gruff says trolls are bad, so Billy and Cyril decide to get their own back by sending mean messages. After all, trolls really do stink! Don’t they?

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Category SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2017
Publisher Andersen Press USA
Imprint Andersen Press USA
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2017-04-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV039230, JUV049000, JUV002090
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 10.5 x 9
Lexile 560
ATOS Reading Level 3.2
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 188758
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Original artwork and Reviewed

Author: Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis was born in St. Albans and trained as an advertising copywriter at Watford College. She is now a full-time writer. She lives in North London with her husband and two children.

Illustrator: Tony Ross

Tony Ross has been illustrating books for over 40 years, and has been published all over the world. He has been named the best-selling illustrator in the UK three years in a row. He lives in Macclesfield, England.


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“[A] fable for our times. . . . [T]he episode should spark some discussion of empathy and unintended consequences.”—Booklist