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Fletcher and the Falling Leaves

Julia Rawlinson, Tiphanie Beeke (Illustrator)

Hardcover

List Price: 17.99*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (8/26/2008)

Description

Celebrate fall with the sweet and charming Fletcher the fox!

As the leaves fall from his favorite tree, Fletcher worries that something is terribly wrong. But then winter comes, and with it a wonderful surprise. Do you know what it is? Join Fletcher and find out. . . .

Fletcher the fox is concerned about nature and wants to understand the changing of the seasons. Young readers will share the feelings of wonder and empathy as they curl up with a parent or gather in circle time to enjoy this beautiful picture book.



Praise For Fletcher and the Falling Leaves

“This potent synthesis of art and prose conveys a child’s first awareness of the changing seasons with reverence and wonder.”
— School Library Journal (starred review)

“Will make children gasp with delight.”
— ALA Booklist

“A poetic tribute to winter and fall, Fletcher’s story is sure to resonate with young readers.”
Kirkus Reviews

Greenwillow Books, 9780061134012, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 29, 2006



About the Author

Julia Rawlinson grew up in London and graduated from Southampton University with a degree in geography. She is the author of Fletcher and the Falling Leaves and Fletcher and the Springtime Blossoms, illustrated by Tiphanie Beeke. She lives in London with her husband and two sons.



Tiphanie Beeke attended the Royal College of Art, where she earned a master's degree in communication and design. She is the illustrator of The Duck Who Played the Kazoo, by Amy E. Sklansky, and many other books for children. The artist lives in France with her husband and three children.