by Ruth Krauss and Crockett Johnson (Authors); Argentina Palacios (Illustration)
The story of a patient little boy, a carrot seed, and a few wonderful surprises for those who wait.
"I grew up reading this book and loved it and wanted my son to grow up with the story as well. I purchased the Spanish version since we are raising him to be bilingual and he really enjoys it."
RUTH KRAUSS (1911–1993) is the author of more than thirty books for children. Known for possessing keen insight into their thoughts and language, she has captivated young imaginations for generations with such classics as I'll Be You and You Be Me, Charlotte and the White Horse, and A Hole Is to Dig, all illustrated by Maurice Sendak, as well as the The Carrot Seed, illustrated by her husband, Crockett Johnson.
Ages 4-8; 22 Pages; Paperback