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My Friend Earth by Patricia MacLachlan, Francesca Sanna

My Friend Earth by Patricia MacLachlan, Francesca Sanna


Celebrate Earth Day with this valentine to our wonderful planet from the Newbery Award-winning author of Sarah, Plain and Tall.

Our friend Earth does so many wonderful things! She tends to animals large and small. She pours down summer rain and autumn leaves. She sprinkles whisper-white snow and protects the tiny seeds waiting for spring.

Readers of all ages will pore over the pages of this spectacular book. Its enticing die-cut pages encourage exploration as its poetic text celebrates everything Earth does for us, all the while reminding us to be a good friend in return.

  • Interactive format and kid-friendly art will engage both toddlers and young readers.
  • A celebration of the natural world and rallying cry for positive action for Planet Earth
  • Great opportunities to share life science concepts and amazing facts about the environment with children

This beautiful and innovative ode to our natural world will appeal to readers of Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet EarthThe Poet's Dog, and Thank You, Earth.


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Number of pages:44
Spine width:9mm
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