The Story of Rachel Carson
Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152162276, 32pp.
Publication Date: March 1, 2003
Amy Ehrlich's lucid and loving prose, complemented by Wendell Minor's luminous paintings, tells a memorable story of the power of the word, the power of the individual, and--most of all--the importance of following your heart.
"An epilogue sheds light on Rachel Carson's work and life."
Wendell Minor is the celebrated illustrator of more than forty picture books for children. His work reflects his deep interest in American history and American landscape and his desire to bring the natural world to children. He currently lives in rural Connecticut with his wife, author Florence Friedmann Minor. Visit him at www.minorart.com.