Where Did My Clothes Come From?

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Where Did My Clothes Come From?
Written by Chris Butterworth
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763677507
ISBN-13: 9780763677503
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Where Did My Clothes Come From?

author: Chris Butterworth
illustrator: Lucia Gaggiotti

series name:
Exploring the Everyday

Did you know that the cotton for your jeans was picked from a bush? How did the colorful wool in your sweater get from a sheepís back to a ball of yarn? Where did your soccer uniform, your rain boots, and your fleece jacket come from? And what does recycling plastic bottles have to do with anything? Visit farms, forests, and factories all over the world to find out how everything you wear has a story behind it. Back matter includes an authorís note, an illustratorís note, a bibliography, and an index.

Fun retro illustrations entice kids to follow the thread and learn where their clothes had their startóand how they were put together.
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0763677507 /  9780763677503
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Non-Fiction - Picture Book / Hardback
age range:
5 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 8 7/16" x 10 1/4"
grade range:
Kindergarten - Grade 3
Art; Science & Nature; Recycling & Green Living;
author’s comments:
Chris Butterworth is the author of How Did That Get in My Lunchbox? She also wrote Sea Horse: The Shyest Fish in the Sea, a John Burroughs Nature Books for Young Readers Selection, and many other nonfiction books for young readers. Chris Butterworth lives in Cornwall, England.
illustrator’s comments:
Lucia Gaggiotti is the illustrator of How Did That Get in My Lunchbox? A graphic designer, packager, and illustrator, she lives in London.
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