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Tell Me a Season

by Mary McKenna Siddals

PUBLISHED: 31st August 2001
ISBN: 9780618130580
ANNOTATION:
The changing seasons are described in this simple concept book with four scenes, each in a panoramic double-page spread, featuring a farmhouse with a girl, a boy, a cat, and a dog that lead up to a surprise at the end. Full-color illustrations.
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PUBLISHED: 31st August 2001
ISBN: 9780618130580
ANNOTATION:
The changing seasons are described in this simple concept book with four scenes, each in a panoramic double-page spread, featuring a farmhouse with a girl, a boy, a cat, and a dog that lead up to a surprise at the end. Full-color illustrations.

Annotation

The changing seasons are described in this simple concept book with four scenes, each in a panoramic double-page spread, featuring a farmhouse with a girl, a boy, a cat, and a dog that lead up to a surprise at the end. Full-color illustrations.

Publisher Description

"This small and simple concept book describes the colors in a spring morning, a summer day, a fall evening, and a winter night. Four specific scenes lead up to each panoramic double-page spread that features a farmhouse with a girl and a boy, a cat and a dog. Siddals's appropriately straightforward and economical text is brought to life by Mather's folksy watercolors. . . . It is well done without being overdone, and the size is just right." —School Library Journal "Cheerful yet elegant, spare yet satisfying, compact yet enveloping: these are hardly the words usually associated with simple concept books for the youngest children. But words and paintings combine to create a season book that surprises to the end. . . . Both author and artist capture the seasons with poetic intensity and wonder, finishing after 'Winter night' with the simplest yet pleasing conclusion: 'Good night.'"—ALA Booklist "A book of simple but deeply gratifying pleasures." —Publishers Weekly

Author Biography

Siddals is a former teacher.

Product Details

Author
Mary McKenna Siddals
Short Title
TELL ME A SEASON
Pages
32
Publisher
Clarion Books
Language
English
Illustrator
Petra Mathers
ISBN-10
0618130586
ISBN-13
9780618130580
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Illustrations
Yes
Year
2001
Publication Date
2001-08-31
Edition
1st
Audience Age
2-5
Residence
Prince George, B.C., -CN
Audience
Children/Juvenile