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Moving Day by Robert Kalan

Moving Day

by Robert Kalan

Other authors: Yossi Abolafia (Illustrator)

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'This shell is snug. This shell is tight. I will find a shell that's right..." So starts the quest for a new one, but there are problems. "Too fancy, too plain, too rough, too smooth, too heavy, too light, too long, too wide, too big, too small, these shells will not do at all...."
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Illustrated in colour by Yossi Abolafia, the story of a hermit crab looking for a home. One shell is too heavy, one is too light, but he is determined to find the one that is right, although it proves to be not quite so easy.

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A hermit crab looking for a new home tries several different shells before finding one that fits just right.

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