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The Cricket in Times Square

  Author(s) & Illustrator(s): George Selden, Garth Williams

  Edition: Paperback -- Plot Summary and Book Review

The Cricket in Times Square (Paperback)    

  • The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden and Garth Williams is a charming animal fantasy book about Chester Cricket's adventure in New York City. At the start of this classic children' book, the country cricket arrives at the Times Square subway station by accident. Mario Bellini, whose parents own a newsstand, finds him and lets him stay in the newsstand. The cricket goes on to make friends with the boy, Tucker Mouse and Harry Cat. With interesting characters and an imaginative story, The Cricket in Times Square is a great chapter book for children in 4th grade through 7th grade.
  • Reading Level: Children in 4th grade through 7th grade
  • Paperback, 160 pages
  • ISBN: 0440415632
  • Publisher: Yearling Books
  • Genre: Fiction - Animal Fantasy
  • Chapter Books

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