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Best Lowly Worm Book Ever!

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Best Lowly Worm Book Ever!

By Richard Scarry

Random House Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780385387828, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 26, 2014

Description
The debut of a newly discovered, never before published, classic-in-the-making from Richard Scarry is cause for joyous celebration
Join Richard Scarry's most beloved character, Lowly Worm, in this fun, engaging picture book. It's quite the busy day for Lowly Worm. Whether he is at school, on the farm, helping his friends, or zooming about in his apple car, Lowly always gives young readers plenty to see and discover. Learning new words, counting along, and finding their favorite characters in the illustrations, children will repeatedly pore over this newly discovered Richard Scarry gem, lovingly completed by his son, Huck Scarry.


About the Author
RICHARD SCARRY is one of the world's best-loved children's authors EVER! In his extraordinary career, Scarry illustrated over 150 books, many of which have never been out of print. His books have sold over 100 million copies around the world, and are currently published in over twenty languages. No other illustrator has shown such a lively interest in the words and concepts of early childhood. Richard Scarry was posthumously awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Illustrators in 2012.


NPR
Saturday, Aug 23, 2014

The younger Scarry, also an illustrator, found a draft of Best Lowly Worm Book Ever! in his dad's Swiss chalet. He says all that was missing was the final art, "so that's what I did." More at NPR.org

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