Slugs in Love

by Susan Pearson
Illustrated by Kevin O'Malley

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Marylou thinks Herbie is the slug of her dreams! She dreams of him day and night. She wants to meet him. Will her love poems on zuchinni and wheelbarrows attract his attention? Will Herbie ever find his secret love?

Slugs in Love is a funny, sweet love story set in a country garden.

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Author Susan Pearson's Website

Fascinating Sluggy Facts

BioKids Snails and Slugs

Snail Facts
Snail and Slug

Literature Connections:

Who Swallowed Harold by Susan Pearson
with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

One is a Snail, Two is a Crab by April Pulley Sayre and Jeff Sayre with Kids Wings Unit available in Reading Seeds

The Ballad of Valentine by Allison Jackson
with a Kids Wings Unit available in Book Buddies

Sally Slug by Anne Neufeld Levin

A 21-page Unit for Slugs in Love is part of a collection of 50 units in Stepstone Stories
The Unit Contains:
Crossword Puzzle
Readers’ Theater
Multiple Choice Comprehension
Science of Slugs
Sequence Activities
Logic Puzzle
Discussion Cards
and MORE!

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A special thanks to Ralph G. Straight for allowing us to use the delightful original composition "The Savior's Love"!


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