Sweep Up the Sun

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Sweep Up the Sun
Written by Helen Frost
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763669040
ISBN-13: 9780763669041
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Sweep Up the Sun

author: Helen Frost
photographer: Rick Lieder

Baby robins, open-beaked in their nest. Mallards winging to a new clime. Whether chickadees or cardinals, sparrows or starlings, here are commonly seen birds in their natural settings, captured in photographs of rare beauty and grace. In perfect synchrony, a lyrical narrative evokes images of play and flight, perseverance and trust.At the end, readers will find profiles of the featured species. This stunning book is an ideal gift for bird lovers of all ages, graduates, or anyone embarking on an adventure.

Illuminated by exquisite photographs of eleven species of birds, a spareand elegantpoem inspires readers to open their wings and soar.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$15.99 / $18.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763669040 / 9780763669041
on sale date:
02/2015
type/format:
Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
2 yrs - 5 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 9 13/16" x 9 1/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Kindergarten
 
subjects:
Fiction; Animals; Poetry; Social Issues;
author’s comments:
Helen Frost is the author of Step Gently Out, also with photographs by Rick Lieder, as well as Monarch and Milkweed and several novels-in-poems for children and young adults. She lives in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
illustrator’s comments:
Rick Lieder is a nature photographer, artist, and book-jacket designer. He previously collaborated with Helen Frost on Step Gently Out. He lives in Michigan.
 
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