Pick, Pull, Snap! (Hardcover)

Where Once a Flower Bloomed

By Lola M. Schaefer, Lindsay Barrett George (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, 9780688178345, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 18, 2003

List Price: 17.99*
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Description

In the orchard
a honey bee buzzes.
Its legs brush pollen
inside a fragrant
pink flower:

A small green fruit
begins to grow
and grow and grow....

Peaches and peas
and even peanuts --
they all begin with
a single flower:
How?
Open this book
and find out!



About the Author

Lola M. Schaefer is the author of several books for children, including An Island Grows; Pick, Pull, Snap! Where Once a Flower Bloomed, an NCTE Notable Children's Book in the Language Arts; and What's Up, What's Down? She lives with her husband, Ted, in the mountains of north Georgia, where she occasionally observes the back end of a black bear, coyote, or gray fox.



Lindsay Barrett George is widely recognized for her striking illustrations of animals, birds, and fish in their habitats. She is the author-illustrator of Maggie’s Ball; Alfred Digs; The Secret; Inside Mouse, Outside Mouse; In the Garden: Who’s Been Here?; and four other Who’s Been Here? titles.

Lindsay Barrett George lives in northeastern Pennsylvania with her dog, two cats, and a very handsome duck.