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A Seed Is Sleepy

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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:

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.

Synopsis:

This gorgeous book from award-winning artist Sylvia Long and author Dianna Hutts Aston offers children a beautiful and informative look at the intricate, complex, and often surprising world of seeds. Poetic in voice and elegant in design, the book introduces children to a fascinating array of seed and plant facts, making it perfect reading material at home or in the classroom.

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 (CA)
Manufactured:
Chronicle Books
Illustrator:
Long, Sylvia
Author:
Aston, Dianna
Author:
Chronicle Books
Author:
Allen, Rick
Author:
Sidman, Joyce
Author:
Hutts Aston, Dianna
Author:
Long, Sylvia
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:
20070431
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

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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 , 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.

"Synopsis" by , This gorgeous book from award-winning artist Sylvia Long and author Dianna Hutts Aston offers children a beautiful and informative look at the intricate, complex, and often surprising world of seeds. Poetic in voice and elegant in design, the book introduces children to a fascinating array of seed and plant facts, making it perfect reading material at home or in the classroom.
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