Signed Edition Sweepstakes
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 30, 2014

Brian Doyle: IMG The Rude Burl of Our Masks



One day when I was 12 years old and setting off on my newspaper route after school my mom said will you stop at the doctor's and pick up something... Continue »
  1. $13.27 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

    Children and Other Wild Animals

    Brian Doyle 9780870717543

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$7.98
List price: $16.99
Sale Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
2 Beaverton Children's Nonfiction- Plants

A Seed Is Sleepy

by

A Seed Is Sleepy Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Come to the bitter cold that blows through these poems! Feel the warmth of life that breathes into the beaver burrowing deep beneath the snow.

Discover the safe places where creatures survive, and how they stay alive in the wintertimeand#8212;untiland#160; roots poke from puddles of slush and broken ice to welcome the sun!

Then watch as spring melts the frost from this outstanding collection of poems paired with stunning linoleum prints that celebrate nature, along with her beauty and power.

Synopsis:

Winter Bees and Other Poems of the Cold summons forth the charms and dictates of winter. Just as Joyce Sidman captured the drama of the pond in Song of the Water Boatman and the night woods in Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night, here she captures the drama of the cold.

and#160;

Why donand#8217;t snakes freeze to death?

and#160;

How does the tiny honeybee survive frost?

Learnand#160;aboutand#160; the secret lives of animals happening under the snow and howand#160;itand#160;buds to spring!

Synopsis:

and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; In this outstanding picture book collection of poems by Newbery Honor-winning poet, Joyce Sidman (Song of the Water Boatman, Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night), discover how animals stay alive in the wintertime and learn about their secret lives happening under the snow. Paired with stunning linoleum print illustrations by Rick Allen, that celebrate natureand#39;s beauty and power.

and#160;

Synopsis:

Award-winning artist Long and author Aston have teamed up to create this gorgeous follow-up to their "An Egg Is Quiet," introducing children to a fascinating array of seed and plant facts. A Junior Library Guild Selection. Full color.

About the Author

Dianna Hutts Aston's previous books include An Egg Is Quiet, When You Were Born, Loony Little, and Bless This Mouse. She lives in Texas Hill Country.

Sylvia Long is the illustrator of many best-selling books for children Her previous books include An Egg Is Quiet, Sylvia Long's Mother Goose, and Snug As a Bug. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811855204
Author:
Aston, Dianna Hutts
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Manufactured:
Chronicle Books
Illustrator:
Long, Sylvia
Author:
Sidman, Joyce
Author:
Hutts Aston, Dianna
Author:
Long, Sylvia
Author:
Aston, Dianna
Author:
Chronicle Books
Author:
Allen, Rick
Subject:
General
Subject:
Seeds
Subject:
Nature & the Natural World - General
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Children s-Plants and Trees
Subject:
Flowers & Plants
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
20140304
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
9.5 x 11 in 1 lb
Age Level:
08-12

Other books you might like

  1. Understanding Your Muscles and... Used Trade Paper $4.95
  2. What Color Is Camouflage? (Let's... Used Mass Market $3.95
  3. What I Did on My Hypergalactic... Used Hardcover $6.95
  4. Planting a Rainbow
    Used Trade Paper $5.50
  5. Clifford Takes a Trip (Clifford the... Used Trade Paper $1.95
  6. Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of... Used Hardcover $11.95

Related Subjects


Children's » General
Children's » Nonfiction » Environmental Studies
Children's » Nonfiction » Plants
Children's » Nonfiction » Plants and Weather
Children's » Nonfiction » Science and Nature » General
Children's » Sale Books
Children's » Science and Nature » General
Children's » Science and Nature » Plants and Trees
Featured Titles » Cooking and Gardening
Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » General
History and Social Science » Military » General History
History and Social Science » World History » General

A Seed Is Sleepy Sale Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$7.98 In Stock
Product details 40 pages Chronicle Books - English 9780811855204 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,

Winter Bees and Other Poems of the Cold summons forth the charms and dictates of winter. Just as Joyce Sidman captured the drama of the pond in Song of the Water Boatman and the night woods in Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night, here she captures the drama of the cold.

and#160;

Why donand#8217;t snakes freeze to death?

and#160;

How does the tiny honeybee survive frost?

Learnand#160;aboutand#160; the secret lives of animals happening under the snow and howand#160;itand#160;buds to spring!

"Synopsis" by ,
and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160; In this outstanding picture book collection of poems by Newbery Honor-winning poet, Joyce Sidman (Song of the Water Boatman, Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night), discover how animals stay alive in the wintertime and learn about their secret lives happening under the snow. Paired with stunning linoleum print illustrations by Rick Allen, that celebrate natureand#39;s beauty and power.

and#160;

"Synopsis" by , Award-winning artist Long and author Aston have teamed up to create this gorgeous follow-up to their "An Egg Is Quiet," introducing children to a fascinating array of seed and plant facts. A Junior Library Guild Selection. Full color.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.