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Because of an Acorn - by Lola M Schaefer & Adam Schaefer (Hardcover)

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About the Book



"This enchanting and informative picture book explores the vital connections between the layers of an ecosystem, relating how every tree, flower, plant, and animal connect to one another in spiraling circles of life."--



Book Synopsis



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. An acorn is just the beginning.



Review Quotes




"A simple but attractive introduction to nature's life cycles."-School Library Journal

"This beautifully illustrated book celebrates the unsung hero at the heart of a white oak forest ecosystem: the acorn."--Natural History Magazine

"This lyrical paean to nature celebrates connectedness and the cycles of growth."--Washington Parent

"Through a combination of vivid illustrations and simple text, this book offers small children a glimpse into the complex connections that underlie the forest's vibrant web of life."--Science Magazine



About the Author



Lola M. Schaefer 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 Schaefer is a writer by night, city government worker by day. Adam grew up climbing trees and still does. He lives in Seattle, Washington.

Frann Preston-Gannon is a London-based illustrator and author. Her picture books have been shortlisted for many awards. In April 2011, she became the first UK recipient of the Sendak Fellowship.

Dimensions (Overall): 8.1 Inches (H) x 8.2 Inches (W) x .5 Inches (D)
Weight: .65 Pounds
Suggested Age: 3-5 Years
Number of Pages: 36
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Science & Nature
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Format: Hardcover
Author: Lola M Schaefer & Adam Schaefer
Language: English
Street Date: August 2, 2016
TCIN: 51720641
UPC: 9781452112428
Item Number (DPCI): 248-29-4684
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.5 inches length x 8.2 inches width x 8.1 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.65 pounds
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