Planting a Rainbow

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 22 pages
180 Reviews

This educational and enjoyable book helps children understand how to plant bulbs, seeds, and seedlings, and nurture their growth. Lois Ehlert's bold collage illustrations include six pages of staggered width, presenting all the flowers of each color of the rainbow.

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Bold wonderful illustrations. - Goodreads
Vibrant colorful pictures, less than vibrant words. - Goodreads
Good visuals, but not the greatest storytime read. - Goodreads
This book is quiet colorful and easy to read. - Goodreads
Great text...Beautiful colorful pictures. - Goodreads
Another easy read with vibrant pictures! - Goodreads

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User Review  - Berenice.Williams - LibraryThing

This book talks about planting a garden. It shoes different seeds or bulbs one can plant on the ground. It shows different types of flowers that can be in the garden. Ages 3-5 Pierce County Library Read full review

Review: Planting a Rainbow

User Review  - Angela Hutchinson - Goodreads

This book would be good to help teach about colors, spring, and/or flowers. The illustrations are full of color, yet simple. One way that I have used this book is by introducing flowers to Pre-K ... Read full review

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About the author (1992)

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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