Once Around the Sun (Hardcover)

By Bobbi Katz, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152163976, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2006

List Price: 16.00*
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Children don't need a calendar to tell them which season it is. Every month has its own distinct clues, like in September "when yellow pencils / in brand-new eraser hats / bravely wait on perfect points." In a dozen unforgettable poems, this fresh yet nostalgic collection captures the excitement of each season, spinning us once around the sun--twelve months, four seasons, one amazing year.

About the Author

BOBBI KATZ has written many children's books and has had her poetry published in numerous anthologies. She lives in Manhattan and Port Ewen, New York. 

LeUyen Pham is a New York Times bestselling illustrator who has created many books for children. She lives with her family in San Francisco, California. You can visit her online at leuyenpham.com.