Llama Llama Loses a Tooth

Llama Llama Loses A Tooth

Llama Llama Loses a Tooth

Written by Anna Dewdney

A leveled Reader based on an episode from Llama Llama’s Netflix series!

Look out, world–Llama Llama is a TV star! The beloved character, made famous by Anna Dewdney’s best-selling picture books, is the star of his own original series, now airing on Netflix. This episode-based Penguin Young Reader tells the story of Llama’s first missing tooth. It’s a milestone moment that every kid will love reading about.

Look at the book cover with your child. Before reading, have her guess what the book is about and how Llama might feel about losing a tooth.

Discussion questions:

  • How did Llama discover his tooth was missing?
  • How do you think Llama felt about his missing tooth?
  • Where are some of the places they looked for Llama’s missing tooth?
  • Where did they finally find it?
  • What will you do when your next tooth falls out? Where will you put it? Will you get anything for it?
  • If your tooth went missing, where are some of the places you would look for it?


Books can be a great way to talk about big milestones for kids that can also be a little scary, like losing their first tooth!