The Very Quiet Cricket (Penguin Young Readers, L3) by Eric Carle buy used Used & Rare price $8.94 new from$4.99 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: PAPERBACK Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0448481383 ISBN - 13:9780448481388 Seller Comments: 0448481383 Special order direct from the distributor. From the Publisher One day, a little cricket is born and meets a big cricket who chirps his welcome. But the little cricket cannot make a sound. The cricket meets many insects, but it isn''t until he meets a beautiful female cricket that he can finally chirp "hello!"Excerpt:Hello! whispered a praying mantis,scraping its huge front legs together.The little cricket wanted to answer,so he rubbed his wings together.But nothing happened. Not a sound.