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Dig In!

Written by Cindy Jenson-Elliott & illustrated by Mary Peterson
Published by Beach Lane Books
4.0 / 7.0
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Goodreads Rating - 3.5 / 5.0
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What's Dig In! About

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Dig in to this vibrant picture book that celebrates all the surprises found down in the dirt!

I dig in the dirt…and find a seed. Seed waits. I dig in the dirt…and find a spider. Spider runs.

Explore all of the creepy, crawly, dirty, muddy, green, and growing things that can be found outside in the garden. From pill bugs to worms to leafy green sprouts, young readers will love discovering the muddy garden habitat within the pages of this book—and outside in their own backyards!

This sweet and playful celebration of outdoor exploration is a perfect read aloud for story time.

What Kind of Book is Dig In!

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4.0 / 7.0

Repetitive story, with very similar illustrations on each page. Not very engaging.

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Who Wrote Dig In!

Cindy Jenson-Elliott

<b>Cindy Jenson-Elliott </b>is the author of many books for young readers, including the celebrated <i>Weeds Find a Way </i>illustrated by Carolyn Fisher. She is a freelance writer for a variety of newspapers, magazines, and educational publishers, as well as a teacher and natural history instructor. She lives in San Diego, California, with her family.

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Who Illustrated Dig In!

Mary Peterson

Mary Peterson was born and raised in Iowa on a small family farm surrounded by cornfields and lots of animals. Those early years in the company of critters large and small continue to provide inspiration for her art. She is the illustrator of many books for children and lives in Los Angeles, California.

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Publication Date:
March 1, 2016

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