Because of an acorn, a tree grows, a bird nests, a seed becomes a flower. Enchanting die-cuts illustrate the vital connections between the layers of an ecosystem in this magical book. Wander down the forest path to learn how every tree, flower, plant, and animal connect to one another in spiraling circles of life. A beautifully illustrated book with simple, lyrical text, that gives small children an understanding of a forest's vibrant web of life.


Cowritten by Lola M. Schaefer and Adam Schaefer, and illustrated by Frann Preston-Gannon. Lola is the author of many children's books and the winner of a Charlotte Zolotow Honor and the Children's Choice Book Award. She lives with her husband in the mountains of northern Georgia. Adam is a writer by night, city government worker by day. Adam grew up climbing trees, and still does in his home town of Seattle, Washington. Illustrator Frann Preston-Gannon lives in London.


This is a 36 page hardcover picture book, 0.5 inch high by 8.1 inches long by 8.2 inches wide. For kids age 3-6. This item may be gift wrapped for an additional $3.00 fee.

Because of an Acorn: a nature Autumn book for children

SKU: I-9781452112428
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