The Carrot Seed Book
The Carrot Seed Book
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The Carrot Seed

Written by Ruth Krauss and illustrated by Crockett Johnson

Published by HarperCollins


Publisher's Summary

When a little boy plants a carrot seed, everyone tells him it won't grow. But when you are very young, there are some things that you just know, and the little boy knows that one day a carrot will come up. So he waters his seed, and pulls the weeds, and he waits ... First published in 1945 and never out of print, this timeless combination of Ruth Krauss's simple text and Crockett Johnson's eloquent illustrations creates a triumphant and deeply satisfying story for readers of all ages.

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  • Age Range: 4-8
  • Pages: 32
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: December 28, 2004
  • ISBN: 0060233508
  • ISBN 13: 978-0060233501
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