Author(s): Dianna Aston
From the award-winning creators of An Egg Is Quiet, A Seed Is Sleepy and A Butterfly is Patient comes this gorgeous and informative look to the fascinating world of rocks. From dazzling blue Lapis to volcanic Snowflake Obsidian, and incredible variety of rocks are showcased here in all their splendor. Poetic in voice and elegant in design, this book also presents a wide array of rock facts, making it equally suited for classroom sharing and home exploration.
A beautiful follow-up to Egg is Quiet, Seed Is Sleepy and Butterfly is Patient; Rocks/gems are a perennially popular topic for kids and teachers.; This topic speaks to the existing trend; parents, grandparents, budding naturalists and scientists, educators and librarians.
Dianna Aston is the author of many books for children. In addition to writing for children, she managed her non-profit foundation, The Oz Project, which provided inspirational hot air balloon experiences to children in orphanages, rural villages and children with special needs, to encourage them to dream without limits. Sylvia Long is the illustrator of many best-selling books for children. Her detailed painting are inspired by her love of animals and the outdoors.