Little Acorn Grows Up (Board Books)

By Edward Gibbs (Artist)

LB Kids, 9780316127080, 22pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2013



In this companion book to Little Bee, Little Acorn proves that great things come in small packages as it grows from a tiny nut to a big tree that shelters its forest friends. Poignant and thoughtful, this board book comes with soft cloth leaves attached to the front cover.

About the Author

Edward Gibbs studied illustration and graphic design in New Zealand before moving to London, where he has worked as a graphic designer for over twenty-five years. His love of nature and the animal kingdom inspired him to write and illustrate I Spy With My Little Eye, Little Bee, and Little Acorn Grows Up.

Praise For Little Acorn Grows Up

Praise for Little Acorn Grows Up:
* "[A] charming exploration of color...Gibbs's lightly caricatured and exuberantly inked animals have personality to spare as the book moves steadily toward its comforting conclusion."

-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"Gibbs's charming book benefits from his use of varied media."
-New York Times