Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the Meadow (Hardcover)

By Beth Krommes (Illustrator), Joyce Sidman

Houghton Mifflin, 9780618563135, 48pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2006

List Price: 17.99*
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Discover the hidden world of the meadow in this unique combination of poetry riddles and science wisdom. Beginning with the rising sun and ending with twilight, this book takes us on a tour through the fields, encouraging us to watch for a nest of rabbits, a foamy spittlebug, a leaping grasshopper, bright milkweed, a quick fox, and a cruising hawk.

Praise For Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the Meadow

"Combining striking illustrations, evocative poems that do double duty as riddles and lucid prose commentary, this venture into the natural world stands out for both its beauty and its unusual approach." Kirkus Reviews, Starred