The Carrot Seed Board book
by Ruth Krauss
Illustrated by Crockett Johnson
From beloved children's book creators Ruth Krauss and Crockett Johnson comes the perennial favorite The Carrot Seed, now in a board book that's perfect for little hands. When a little boy plants a carrot seed, everyone tells him it won't grow.
But when you are very young, there are some things that you just know, and the little boy knows that one day a carrot will come up.
So he waters his seed, and pulls the weeds, and he waits... This beautifully simple classic teaches the patience and technique of planting a seed and helping it grow.
First published in 1945 and never out of print, the timeless combination of Ruth Krauss's simple text and Crockett Johnson's eloquent illustrations creates a triumphant and deeply satisfying story for readers of all ages. The sturdy board book pages make this edition of the beloved story perfect for babies and toddlers.
- Format: Board book
- Pages: 12 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 27/04/1994
- Category: Picture books
- ISBN: 9780694004928