Clem and Crab

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

Clem is an explorer, a collector, a protector of the seas! Treasure hunting on her beloved beach, she stumbles across Crab, whose claw is stuck in a plastic bag. Crab will be much safer and happier in the city with Clem, but doesn’t he belong on the beach? A stunningly illustrated, timely tale of cleaning up our beaches, with the message that every small action helps.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Copyright 2020
Publisher Andersen Press USA
Imprint Andersen Press USA
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-03-03
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV029010, JUV002170, JUV017080
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.5 x 11
Lexile 630
Features Original artwork and Reviewed

Author, Illustrator: Fiona Lumbers

Fiona Lumbers has drawn on anything and everything from an early age and always insisted she would be an artist when she grew up. She lives in the UK.


Publishers Weekly

“Though the story’s urgent message is modern, Lumbers’s images of the girl and her peers are timeless, evoking simplicity and warmth and resulting in a rewarding fusion.”—Publishers Weekly

Kirkus Reviews

“This sweet, feel-good tale about a can-do kid is in tune with its audience.”—Kirkus Reviews