Water Is Water

Water Is Water Cover

Water Is Water

A Book about the Water Cycle

By Miranda Paul; Jason Chin (Illustrator)

Roaring Brook Press, Hardcover, 9781596439849, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 26, 2015


"Drip. Sip. Pour me a cup. Water is water unless...it heats up."
"Whirl. Swirl. Watch it curl by. Steam is steam unless...it cools high."

This spare, poetic picture book follows a group of kids as they move through all the different phases of the water cycle. From rain to fog to snow to mist, talented author Miranda Paul and the always remarkable Jason Chin ("Redwoods, Coral Reefs, Island, Gravity") combine to create a beautiful and informative journey in this innovative nonfiction picture book that will leave you thirsty for more.

About the Author
Miranda Paul has written everything from articles on gardening to poems about the life cycle of a butterfly. She lives a short drive from the shoreline in Green Bay, Wisconsin, with her husband, children, and two friendly cats who love taking baths. Jason Chin is the award-winning author and illustrator of "Redwoods, Coral Reefs, "and "Island: A Story of the Galapagos," which was named a 2012 Best Book of the Year by "School Library Journal "and "Kirkus Reviews." His most recent book, "Gravity, " received three starred reviews. Jason lives with his wife, Deirdre Gill, and their two children in Burlington, Vermont.