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North Kansas City Public Library JE FEN (Text) 0001002233185 JUV Easy Available -

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Summary, etc.:
Barnacle is bored by the monotony of the tides, and envies the fish who swim freely--until an eel comes along.
Target Audience Note:
240L Lexile
Decoding demand: 35 (low) Semantic demand: 54 (medium) Syntactic demand: 16 (very low) Structure demand: 65 (high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 1 0.5 182195.
Subject: Barnacles > Juvenile fiction.
Boredom > Juvenile fiction.
Envy > Juvenile fiction.
Fishes > Juvenile fiction.

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Barnacle Is Bored
Barnacle Is Bored
by Fenske, Jonathan (Author, Illustrator)
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Barnacle Is Bored

Barnacle is bored. Bored. Bored. Bored.Barnacle is stuck on the underside of a pier, wishing he had something to do. Every day is exactly the same. The tide comes in and Barnacle gets wet. The tide goes out and Barnacle dries off. Boring! Barnacle wants something EXCITING to happen. Then a colorful fish swims by. Barnacle bets the fish doesn't have a boring life. In the end, it turns out exciting isn't always better. . . This picture book is an irreverent and playful answer to any child's declaration of boredom!

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