Corn Aplenty

Corn Aplenty

By Dana Meachen Rau; Melissa Iwai (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375855757, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 26, 2009

Two children watch a local farmer grow a crop of corn, and as the corn develops from seed to harvest time so does the friendship between the children and the farmer. This simple Step 1 Reader features word repetition and patterning and is perfect for emergent readers.

About the Author
Dana Meachen Rau is an author, editor, and illustrator of children s books. She has written more than 100 books for children, many of them nonfiction in subjects including astronomy, history, and geography, as well as numerous biographies. She lives in Burlington, Connecticut, with her husband and two children.

MELISSA IWAI has illustrated many books for children, including Gramps and the Fire Dragon. She lives in Brooklyn, New York with herfamily.