When Green Becomes Tomatoes

When Green Becomes Tomatoes

Poems for All Seasons

Book - 2016
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"A book of poetry moving through the seasons"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781596438521
Branch Call Number: 811 Fo
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Morstad, Julie


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" . . . an essential read for understanding Mother Nature and all her beauty."

Follow much-loved children’s author Julie Fogliano (And Then It’s Spring; If You Want to See a Whale) through a series of a charming poems about the seasons in When Spring Becomes Tomatoes. She welcomes spring “just like a tiny, blue hello; a crocus blooming in the snow” and happily describes the warm and heartfelt feeling of summer through the expression of plant growth: “when green becomes (more)

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ClareH_KCMO Dec 12, 2016

Thought provoking, insightful, almost every poem just clamored to be read again. And again. I wanted to hug it when I was finished. And then read it again. It is a marvelous feat to truly capture a child's experience of the natural world, and these two have done it.

Aug 15, 2016

I don't actually have much to say about this lovelylovelylovely poetry collection other than that the poems are beautiful, the artwork is beautiful, and I want to buy my own copy of this and read it every day forever. The end.

A charming collection of short and sweet poems from spring and around the seasons.

Chapel_Hill_KrystalB Mar 04, 2016

Julie Fogliano and Julie Morstad are like my children's book dream team so I was super excited to see this on the shelf. Fogliano's words and Morstad's illustrations blend together to create a most lovely and sweet experience for readers of any age. Please, please, please continue collaborating. Please.


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