Planting a Rainbow

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 22 pages
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This educational and enjoyable book helps children understand how to plant bulbs, seeds, and seedlings, and nurture their growth. "The stylized representations of flower species are labeled throughout, allowing young children to get an idea of how each flower type contributes to the rainbow effect."-- Booklist

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Vibrant illustrations that are eye catching. - LibraryThing
I love the colors and layout of this book! - LibraryThing
This has great illustrations. - LibraryThing
Elhert's collage illustrations are beautiful. - LibraryThing

Review: Planting a Rainbow

User Review  - Kiera Turner - Goodreads

I love this book! I love the illustrations and the beautiful colorful flowers. I used this book during the theme growing and changing but more for the science part when the children were able to plant their own flower. I also loved the academic language in the book such as bulb, seed and seedlings. Read full review

Review: Planting a Rainbow

User Review  - Aprils - Goodreads

I love flowers and rainbows, so this book is perfect for me. The illustrations are gorgeous. The two-page bouquet at the end is so beautiful. I can't wait to share this book with my own children ... Read full review

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About the author (1988)

LOIS EHLERT is the creator of many award-winning picture books about nature, including Growing Vegetable Soup; Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf; the recent bestseller Waiting for Wings; and In My World. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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