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.

Now.

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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User Review  - kfrost32 - LibraryThing

This is a realistic fiction book about the world. This book describes characteristics of the world, like wide and deep and old and new. It is written with a cadence and brings about a feel of unity ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rosa.Mill - LibraryThing

The illustrations in this book were beautiful. There is only a little bit of simple text, but if I hadn't read the description I'm not sure I would have noticed we were following a group of people. I ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Liz Garton Scanlon is the author of numerous celebrated picture books, including In the Canyon; Happy Birthday, Bunny!; and the Caldecott Honor recipient All the World. Liz is an adjunct professor of creative writing at Austin Community College, and her poetry has been published widely in literary journals. She lives with her family in Austin, Texas. Visit her at LizGartonScanlon.com.

Marla Frazee was awarded a Caldecott Honor for All the World and A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever, and the Boston Globe Horn Book Award for Picture Book for her wordless book The Farmer and the Clown. She is the author-illustrator of many books, including The Boss Baby, the book that inspired the DreamWorks Animation film Boss Baby. She has illustrated many acclaimed picture books, including God Got a Dog by Cynthia Rylant; Stars by Mary Lyn Ray; and Everywhere Babies by Susan Meyers. She is also the illustrator of the New York Times bestselling Clementine chapter book series by Sara Pennypacker. The mother of three grown sons, she lives in Pasadena, California. Visit her at MarlaFrazee.com.