Twelve Days of Springtime: A School Counting Book (Hardcover)

A School Counting Book

By Deborah Lee Rose, Carey F. Armstrong-Ellis (Illustrator)

Abrams Books for Young Readers, 9780810983304, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009



The frost is melting and it's time for spring That means field trips, planting school gardens, and discovering new friends for this adventurous class as their teacher introduces them to the season one gift at a time. Two turtle ponds, four ladybugs, and a class full of curious kids equals a whole lot of fun

Young readers will love following the students' hilarious misadventures as these rambunctious kindergartners explore the delights of spring, including mud, frogs, and baby farm animals. The whimsical illustrations reveal new surprises on every page.
F&P Level: K
F&P Genre: RF.

About the Author

Deborah Lee Rose, who is widely recognized by her appearances at schools and her speeches at education and library conferences, is an internationally published author whose award-winning books are among the New York Public Library's 100 Books to Read and Share. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. Carey Armstrong-Ellis has been hailed as a "breakout talent" by Publishers Weekly. Visit her online at She lives with her family in Cape Neddick, Maine.