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Watch It Grow: Backyard Life Cycles

Watch It Grow: Backyard Life Cycles

by Barbara Reid

ISBN 9781443175593 Hardcover
32 Pages | Ages 4 to 8
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Barbara Reid’s one-of-a kind art brings an engaging exploration of nature to life!

Readers young and old will enjoy this introduction to the marvels of the natural world: watching a tadpole hatch from an egg, a caterpillar turn into a butterfly, an acorn become a mighty oak and a glorious sunflower grow from a tiny seed!

Barbara Reid's love of the outside was celebrated in her acclaimed picture books Picture a Tree and Picture the Sky, and in Watch It Grow, she blends simple text with her signature Plasticine illustrations to awaken curiosity and encourage learning.

The book includes graphic illustrations of the four backyard life cycles.

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Rights Sold

  • English (India) - Scholatic India
  • French (N. Amer) - Éditions Scholastic

Selling Points

  • Award-winning and popular author-illustrator.
  • STEM- and science-themed books for younger ages are in demand.
  • Unique Plasticine artwork presents the life cycle concept in easy-to-follow steps.

Also by
Barbara Reid

  • Picture the Sky
  • Baby's First Treasury
  • Read Me A Book
  • The Night Before Christmas
  • Gifts

Contact Information

Maral Maclagan, Rights and Contracts Manager
mmaclagan@scholastic.ca | 416-915-3524
604 King Street West, Toronto, ON, M5V 1E1

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