All the World

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 8, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
22 Reviews
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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They will also like the colorful realistic pictures. - Goodreads
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The artwork is very nostalgic. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Pam Davis - Goodreads

I think this book is about families enjoying the fruits of life. There is a young family at the sea shore enjoying the sand and the next page shows a sea side village. There is a large garden with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jasmyne Gunter - Goodreads

All the World is a Caldecott Honor Book follows a family throughout their day. It shows the importance of all things, whether they be big or small. The Caldecott Honor is awarded to books because of ... 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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