The Vegetable Alphabet Book
Don't eat your veg. READ your vegetables!
A wonderful blend of facts and humor makes learning about vegetable gardening fun and easy. Learn about fiddleheads, munchkin pumpkins, snow peas, walla wallas, and more!
Beautiful color illustrations lead children through a brief introduction to soil preparation and seed planting, as well as through a discovery of both common and exotic vegetables.
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Author & Illustrator Bios:Jerry Pallotta, author
Jerry Pallotta is an award-winning author of children's alphabet books and imaginative fiction. His combine interesting facts, detailed research, humor, and realistic illustrations that mesmerize children everywhere. "Alphabet books constructed around a theme helpfully provide an extra clue for deciphering the word in question. Jerry Pallotta is the king of this subgenre..." The Horn Book.
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Bob Thomson, author
Edgar Stewart, illustrator
Edgar Stewart, a graduate of Rhode Island School of Design, is a professional designer and illustrator. He has illustrated several books including The Furry Alphabet Book and The Bird Alphabet Book. Edgar lives with his wife, Annie, in Vermont.
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Jerry Pallotta teams up with Bob Thomson to present twenty-six common and not-so-common vegetables. In The Vegetable Alphabet Book preschoolers and kindergarteners will learn about fiddleheads, munchkin pumpkins, sweat peas, walla wallas, and more! This informative book also includes a brief introduction to soil preparation and seed planting. Jerry Pallotta's perfect blend of humor and information combined with realistic color illustrations by Edgar Stewart will delight young beginning readers everywhere.
Page count: 32