A Seed Is Sleepy (Paperback)

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By Dianna Aston, Sylvia Long (Illustrator)
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Start to finish, cover to cover, A Seed Is Sleepy (ages 5 & up) by Dianna Hutts Aston and illustrated by Sylvia Long, is a beautifully conceived and executed volume. It's the perfect follow up to An Egg is Quiet. A comprehensive exploration of an incredible variety of seeds, celebrated from conception to maturation. Poetic in voice, elegant in design, this is a harmonious introduction to plant life.

— Jessica Wood


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

Sylvia Long is the illustrator of many bestselling books for children. Her detailed paintings are inspired by her love of animals and the outdoors. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781452131474
ISBN-10: 1452131473
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: March 4th, 2014
Pages: 40
Language: English
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