The Very Quiet Cricket by Eric Carle buy used Used & Rare price $22.31 new from$12.91 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: Hard cover Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0448481391 ISBN - 13:9780448481395 Seller Comments: Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 32 p. Penguin Young Readers: Level 3. Intended for a juvenile audience. 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.