If You Find a Rock (Paperback)

By Peggy Christian, Barbara Hirsch Lember (Photographer)

Voyager Paperbacks, 9780152063542, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008



Think of all the rocks there are: skipping rocks, splashing rocks, climbing rocks, and wishing rocks. Children can't help collecting them. With joyful, poetic text and luminous photographs, If You Find a Rock celebrates rocks everywhere--as well as the mysterious and wonderful places they are found.

About the Author

PEGGY CHRISTIAN has been a reading specialist, a bookstore manager, and a teacher of language arts and writing. She lives in Missoula, Montana.BARBARA HIRSCH LEMBER's books for children include two nonfiction titles, A Book of Fruit and The Shell Book. She lives near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Praise For If You Find a Rock

[set star] A work of art in every regard.”Publishers Weekly (starred)Poignant, lyrical . . . [A] gem.”School Library Journal Elegant.”The New York Times Book Review