Little Acorn Grows Up

Little Acorn Grows Up Cover

Little Acorn Grows Up

By Edward Gibbs (Illustrator)

LB Kids, Board Books, 9780316127080, 22pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2013


In this companion book to Little Bee, Little Acorn proves that great things come in small packages as it grows from a tiny nut to a big tree that shelters its forest friends. Poignant and thoughtful, this board book comes with soft cloth leaves attached to the front cover.

About the Author
Edward Gibbs is the author-illustrator of I Spy with My Little Eye, which received three starred reviews, as well as I Spy Under the Sea, I Spy in the Sky, and I Spy Pets. He studies illustration in college before becoming a graphic designer.

Praise For Little Acorn Grows Up

Praise for Little Acorn Grows Up:
* "[A] charming exploration of color...Gibbs's lightly caricatured and exuberantly inked animals have personality to spare as the book moves steadily toward its comforting conclusion."

-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"Gibbs's charming book benefits from his use of varied media."
-New York Times