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Everybody Needs a Rock (For the Junior Rockhound)

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Baylor provides ten rules for finding a rock. "Not just any rock, Baylor is careful to note, but 'a special rock that you find yourself and keep as long as you can--maybe forever.' . . . As fresh as Baylor's concept are Parnall's striking illustrations."--"School Library Journal," starred review.

Synopsis:

Everybody needs a rock — at least that's the way this particular rock hound feels about it in presenting her own highly individualistic rules for finding just the right rock for you.

Synopsis:

Everybody needs a rock — at least that's the way this particular rock hound feels about it in presenting her own highly individualistic rules for finding just the right rock for you.

About the Author

Byrd Baylor lives and writes in Arizona, presenting images of the Southwest and an intense connection between the land and the people. Her prose illustrates vividly the value of simplicity, the natural world, and the balance of life within it.

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bigmomma1073, January 24, 2008 (view all comments by bigmomma1073)
This book does a perfect job of personifying rocks. The reader becomes one with the rock and actually goes through the changes that rocks go through.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780689710513
ill.:
Parnall, Peter
Author:
Parnall, Peter
Author:
Baylor, Byrd
Author:
Baylor
Author:
Parnell, Peter
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Rocks
Subject:
Nature - Rocks & Minerals
Subject:
Rocks -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Science & Nature - Rocks & Minerals
Subject:
Children s-Geology and Meteorology
Subject:
rock pet; classic picture book; classic; childhood classic; childhood favorite; rules; finding a rock; nature; stones; earth; geology; rock friend; imagination
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Aladdin ed.
Edition Description:
B221
Series:
For the Junior Rockhound
Series Volume:
919
Publication Date:
September 1985
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8 x 9.5 in 3.64 oz
Age Level:
4-8

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Everybody needs a rock — at least that's the way this particular rock hound feels about it in presenting her own highly individualistic rules for finding just the right rock for you.

"Synopsis" by , Everybody needs a rock — at least that's the way this particular rock hound feels about it in presenting her own highly individualistic rules for finding just the right rock for you.
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