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When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up

by Leonid Gore Illustrated by Leonid Gore

What will you be when you grow up? Leonid Gore's imaginative text and art offer an original response to a universal question.

"What will I be when I grow up?" asks a little boy. The world around him supplies inspiring answers: A raindrop grows up to be a fast-running river. A green shoot grows up to be a tall and mighty tree. A shadow grows up to be a gentle night full of dreams.

In the end, the boy's greatest inspiration comes from the simplest of sources: his father's love.

3, 4, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - K
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Number of Pages

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Leonid Gore
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