Planting a Rainbow

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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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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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

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User Review  - imranahmed - LibraryThing

I loved reading this book like how, a little girl and her mom, plant the seeds in their garden, its so much colorful, The little girl sees the colors of the followers and think that its a rainbow. Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

The illustrations are beautiful and the flower names are given so this can grow from a very young reader's book into something for slightly older gardeners. Read full review

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About the author (2003)

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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