The House on East 88th Street by Bernard WaberThe House on East 88th Street by Bernard Waber

The House on East 88th Street

byBernard Waber

Paperback | August 13, 1975

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The first book in the Lyle series, this tells the story of how the Primms found Lyle the crocodile in the bathtub of their new home.
Bernard Waber was the beloved author/illustrator of more than thirty picture books, including Courage, Ira Sleeps Over, and Do You See a Mouse? With the publication of The House on East 88th Street in 1962, his Lyle, Lyle Crocodile series of books became a mainstay of children's literature. A Literary Landmark plaque commemorating t...
Title:The House on East 88th StreetFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 10.5 × 7.94 × 0.19 inPublished:August 13, 1975Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395199700

ISBN - 13:9780395199701

Appropriate for ages: 4


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Charming Charming setting and funny story - great start to the Lyle series
Date published: 2017-03-12

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A family moving into a new house discovers in their bathtub a talented crocodile named Lyle, who soon becomes an important part of the family

Editorial Reviews

Illustrations have verve and are a perfect complement to the story. Highly recommended." School Library Journal "