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Eric Carleand#8217;s classic story of the life cycle ofandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;a flower is told through the adventures of a tinyandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;seed. This mini-book includes a piece ofandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;detachable seed-embedded paper housed on theandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;inside front cover. Readers can plant the entireandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;piece of paper and watch as their very own tinyandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;seeds grow into beautiful wildflowers.

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With his inimitable bright collage art and simple text, Carle follows the journey of a seed, from being blown by the wind to taking root and sprouting seeds of its own. Full color.

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Join the tiny seed on an adventure as it becomes a giant flower!

About the Author

Eric Carle well-known creator of many beloved picture books for small readers and listeners, including such classics as Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me, The Tiny Seed, Rooster's Off to See the World, A House for Hermit Crab, and The Very Hungry Caterpillar. He is especially celebrated for his unique ability to combine learning with pleasure. Children delight in the distinctive beauty of his illustrations — richly layered collages in glowing colors — and they love his entertaining stories, which invite them to make their own discoveries in a natural, joyful way.

Born in Syracuse, New York, Eric Carle received much of his education in Germany. He is a graduate of the Akademie der bildenden KÜnste in Stuttgart, where he learned about Goethe's color theory and complementary colors. Eric Carle has two grown children. He and his wife live in western Massachusetts.

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Rhondalea, April 7, 2009 (view all comments by Rhondalea)
Eric Carle has favored us yet again, this time with a delightful and accurate description of the life of a seed. Carle educates children without talking down to them. He seems to delight in their company. His colors are clean, crisp and pleasing to a young child's eyes. His story line is captivating and invites re-reading. Hurrah for Eric Carle. He certainly knows how to please children (and adults!).
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781416979173
Author:
Carle, Eric
Publisher:
Little Simon
Subject:
Nature & the Natural World - Environment
Subject:
Concepts - Seasons
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Seeds
Subject:
Children s-Environmental Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback - Paper Over Boards
Series:
World of Eric Carle
Publication Date:
20090310
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from P
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
36
Dimensions:
7 x 5 in
Age Level:
04-05

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"Synopsis" by , With his inimitable bright collage art and simple text, Carle follows the journey of a seed, from being blown by the wind to taking root and sprouting seeds of its own. Full color.
"Synopsis" by , Join the tiny seed on an adventure as it becomes a giant flower!
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