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Green

by Laura Vaccaro Seeger Illustrated by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

2013 Caldecott Honor Book

Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2012

Die cut pages bring surprise after surprise in this magical new book from the "Queen of the concept book" — an intricate and satisfying homage to green, the color of all creation.

How many kinds of green are there? There's the lush green of a forest on a late spring day, the fresh, juicy green of a just-cut lime, the incandescent green of a firefly, and the vivid aquamarine of a tropical sea.

In her newest book, Caldecott and Geisel Honor Book author Laura Vaccaro Seeger fashions an homage to a single color and, in doing so, creates a book that will delight and, quite possibly astonish you.

Ages
3, 4, 5, 6
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 1
Lexile Measure
NP
DRA
14
Guided Reading
H
Number of Pages
40
Genre
Poetry, Songs, Verse

About the Author and Illustrator

Laura Vaccaro Seeger
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