All the World

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 8, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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All the world is here.

It is there.

It is everywhere.

All the world is right where you are.


Following a circle of family and friends through the course of a day from morning till night, this book affirms the importance of all things great and small in our world, from the tiniest shell on the beach, to warm family connections, to the widest sunset sky

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Love the writing, and LOVE the illustrations. - Goodreads
This was a really cute book with beautiful pictures! - Goodreads
The prose is beautiful, as are the illustrations. - Goodreads
I adore it as a love story. - Goodreads
Love this pictures, thought the text was super boring. - Goodreads
Truly inspiring and wonderful artwork. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Shelley - Goodreads

Such a heartwarming, feel good bedtime story with wonderful illustrations. Read full review

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User Review  - Kelly Tromburg Frisk - Goodreads

Beautiful watercolor and prismacolor pencil illustrations bring this book to life. It has simple, rhyming couplets, which say a lot with just a few words. Those words are set in curves and bumps which ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Elizabeth Garton Scanlon is a poet, writer, and teacher. "A Sock Is a Pocket for Your Toes: A Pocket Book" is her first picture book. Ms. Scanlon lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband and two daughters.

Marla Frazee has illustrated many acclaimed picture books, including God Got a Dog by Cynthia Rylant; Stars by Mary Lyn Ray; All the World by Liz Garton Scanlon, which received a 2010 Caldecott Honor; Everywhere Babies by Susan Meyers; and Harriet, You’ll Drive Me Wild! by Mem Fox; as well as her own Farmer and the Clown; Boot & Shoe; The Boss Baby; Walk On!; Roller Coaster; Santa Claus the World’s Number One Toy Expert; and A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever, which received a 2009 Caldecott Honor. She is also the illustrator of the bestselling Clementine chapter book series by Sara Pennypacker. She lives with her family in Pasadena, California. Visit her at

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