The Gecko Without An Echo: A Tale of Friendship and Discovery
Join Tim the Squirrel and Earl the Gecko on an enchanting adventure of friendship and discovery – a heartwarming, rhyming, tale that captivates young, beginner readers while teaching basic phonetics and valuable lessons. This beautifully illustrated story, a finalist in the Chanticleer Little Peeps Early Readers Fiction Award, combines the magic of friendship with the gift of literacy. making it the perfect choice to ignite your child’s love for reading and adventure.
Calling all parents of budding bookworms and beginner readers! Are you ready for an enchanting adventure that will captivate your child's imagination and teach them valuable lessons about communication and friendship? Look no further!
Meet Tim the Squirrel and Earl the Gecko, the most unlikely pair of pals you'll ever encounter. They live in a cozy tree by the shimmering bay, where the gentle rustle of leaves and the soothing lull of the water provide the perfect backdrop for their heartwarming tale.
Earl, the carefree gecko, is overjoyed to explore the lush woods with his squirrel buddy, Earl. They scamper through the greenery, sharing secrets and giggles, and creating memories that will last a lifetime. But there's one teeny-tiny problem that tugs at Tim's little gecko heart. Whenever he shouts his name, there's no echo of his own voice. No reply. Nada!
What happens next, you ask?
With every step they take, your child will be drawn into a world of wonder and discovery, sharing in the excitement of each revelation. But this delightful story is more than just an adventure; it's a key to unlocking the world of reading for your toddler or school-age child. The clever use of rhyme and rhythm throughout the tale makes it a perfect tool for helping young readers hear the sounds and syllables in words. With each page turned, your child will be one step closer to becoming a confident reader!
But don't just take our word for it. In a recent Goodreads review, one reader couldn't contain their enthusiasm: "It is beautifully illustrated, and the rhyming verses will definitely keep the young ones engaged. And to top that, the story talks about an issue that is not only for the kids, but true for adults as well. So, for anyone who has kids, I highly recommend this book."
So, if you're looking for a story that combines the magic of friendship with the gift of literacy, "The Gecko Without an Echo "-Finalist in the Chanticleer Little Peeps Early Readers Fiction Award-is the perfect choice. Share this enchanting adventure with your child and watch as their love for reading blossoms like the leaves on a sunny spring day.