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"An effective picture book for preschool science units."—Booklist

I’m an ordinary moth, as you can plainly see. A dusty, grayish, dull insect—nothing-special me.

A dusty, grayish moth is feeling kind of down. He's nothing like the Luna moth, Spider moth, or Atlas moth. And don't even get him started on beloved butterflies! He's just not special like those insects. But then . . . a boy sees him and enlightens our little moth on how extraordinary ordinary can be.

Karlin Gray is not a lepidopterist—a person who studies moths and butterflies. But when her son announced that the moth was his favorite insect, she decided to take a closer look at the little creature. When she did, she learned some extraordinary things and was inspired to write AN EXTRAORDINARY ORDINARY MOTH.