From Caldecott Medalist and Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes and acclaimed painter Laura Dronzek, the bestselling and award-winning creators of Winter Is Here, When Spring Comes, and In the Middle of Fall, this picture book about summer celebrates the sights, sounds, and smells of the season.
Bees buzz, birds sing, and children roll in the grass and feel the heat of the summer sun. With striking verbal imagery, repetition, and alliteration, Kevin Henkes introduces basic concepts of language and the summer season. Laura Dronzek's glowing paintings beautifully illustrate the wonders of summer.
This is an engaging seasonal companion to the bestselling When Spring Comes, In the Middle of Fall, and Winter Is Here, Ideal for introducing the season, for story time, and for bedtime reading.---from the publisher
40 pages 978-0062866134 Ages 4-8
Keywords: seasons, nature, outdoors, repetition, alliteration, science, STEM, bedtime story, senses, 4 year old, 5 year old, 6 year old, 7 year old, part of a series, summer, imagery
Also in this series: When Spring Comes; In the Middle of Fall; Winter Is Here