The Carrot Seed
ISBN10: 0060233508 ISBN13: 9780060233501 Contributors: Johnson, Crockett (Illustrator) Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books Published: May 1 1945 Pages: 32 Weight: 0.45lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 6.50" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
From celebrated children's book creators Ruth Krauss and Crockett Johnson comes the beloved classic story The Carrot Seed.
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.