All Around Us
All Around Us
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All Around Us

Written by Xelena Gonzalez & illustrated by Adriana M. Garcia
Published by Cinco Puntos Press
Prices as of Aug 10

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“All Around Us begs to be shared over and over.”–Yuyi Morales “A transcendent, perfectly gorgeous book.”–Naomi Shihab Nye ALSC Notable Children’s Book 2018 Pura Belpré Illustrator Honor Book2018 American Indian Youth Literature Award: Picture Book Honor Best Picture Book, Texas Institute of Letters 2017 Tomás Rivera Children’s Book Award Grandpa says circles are all around us. He points to the rainbow that rises high in the sky after a thundercloud has come. “Can you see? That’s only half of the circle. That rest of it is down below, in the earth.” He and his granddaughter meditate on gardens and seeds, on circles seen and unseen, inside and outside us, on where our bodies come from and where they return to. They share and create family traditions in this stunning exploration of the cycles of life and nature.This is a debut picture book for Xelena Gonzalez and Adriana Garcia.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781941026762
    Publication Date
    October 17, 2017
    Page Count
    32
    Words Per Page
    12
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    3 - 7 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2017014877
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1941026761
    Lexile® Level
    680L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~P
    ATOS® Book Level
    2.8
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    196417
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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