Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

  • List Price: $38.95
  • Save: $19.95 (51%)
Free Shipping for Prime Members
FREE Shipping
Get free shipping
Free 5-8 business-day shipping within the U.S. when you order $25 of eligible items sold or fulfilled by Amazon.
Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99. (Prices may vary for AK and HI.)
Learn more about free shipping
on orders over $25—or get FREE Two-Day Shipping with Amazon Prime
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
The Very Quiet Cricket (A... has been added to your Cart
FREE Shipping on orders over $25.
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Solid used copy with visible wear.
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
+ $3.99 shipping
Sold by: booksXpress
Add to Cart
+ Free Shipping
Sold by: Zoom-Deals
Add to Cart
+ $3.99 shipping
Sold by: allnewbooks
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

The Very Quiet Cricket (Avenues) Hardcover – November 9, 1990

3.7 out of 5 stars 272 customer reviews

See all 20 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
New from Used from
$15.00 $1.60
Audible, Unabridged
$0.96 extra savings coupon applied at checkout.
Sorry. You are not eligible for this coupon.
Save $5.00 on orders $20.00+ 1 Applicable Promotion

Prime Book Box for Kids
Story time just got better with Prime Book Box, a subscription that delivers hand-picked children’s books every 1, 2, or 3 months. Learn more
click to open popover

Frequently bought together

  • The Very Quiet Cricket (Avenues)
  • +
  • The Very Lonely Firefly (Penguin Young Readers, Level 2)
  • +
  • The Very Clumsy Click Beetle (Eric Carle's Very Series)
Total price: $59.89
Buy the selected items together

Special offers and product promotions

  • Use promo code PRIMEBOOKS18 to save $5.00 when you spend $20.00 or more on Books offered by Amazon.com. Enter code PRIMEBOOKS18 at checkout. Here's how (restrictions apply)

Editorial Reviews

Amazon.com Review

From Publishers Weekly

See all Editorial Reviews

Product details

  • Age Range: 2 - 5 years
  • Lexile Measure: AD430L (What's this?)
  • Series: Avenues
  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Philomel Books; 1 edition (November 9, 1990)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0399218858
  • ISBN-13: 978-0399218859
  • Product Dimensions: 11.8 x 0.6 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.8 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars 272 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #31,103 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


Prime Day

Customer Reviews

Rated by customers interested in
Early Childhood Education
3.7 out of 5 stars
3.7 out of 5 stars
Book Series
3.4 out of 5 stars
3.4 out of 5 stars

Read reviews that mention

Top customer reviews

May 12, 2013
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
May 13, 2018
Format: Board book|Verified Purchase
December 18, 2015
Format: Board book|Verified Purchase
March 13, 2015
Format: Board book|Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
April 22, 2018
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
March 14, 2018
Format: Board book|Verified Purchase
December 9, 2002
Format: Board book|Verified Purchase
10 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
January 8, 2018
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase

Most recent customer reviews

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

The Very Quiet Cricket (Avenues)
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway
This item: The Very Quiet Cricket (Avenues)
Pages with related products. See and discover other items: from the depths, simple journal, visual basic 6, reading aloud, love one another, social studies grade 6