By: Diana Hutts Aston & Sylvia Long
From the award-winning creators of An Egg Is Quiet, A Seed Is Sleepy, and A Butterfly Is Patient comes this gorgeous and informative introduction to the fascinating world of rocks. From dazzling blue Lapis Lazuli to volcanic Snowflake Obsidian, an incredible variety of rocks are showcased here in all their splendor.
Poetic in voice and elegant in design, this book introduces children to a captivating array of rock facts, making it equally enjoyable in a classroom reading circle as on a parent’s lap.
"A visual and verbal feast, this book deserves a place on every library shelf. " - Boston Globe/Best Children's Books of the Year
"Makes geology fun and visually arresting" - Entertainment Weekly
"Another beauty from Aston and Long... Eye-catching and eye-opening." -School Library Journal, starred review