Roses are red, Violets are blue…
And they’re only two of the flowers in this book of bright colors and delightful information. Young readers will be fascinated to find out what flower can be used to make a doll, which flower flavors tea, and which flower farmers feed to chickens.
Author Jerry Pallotta and illustrator Leslie Evans have collaborated to produce a stunning bouquet of words and pictures about the world of flowers–one of nature’s most beautiful gifts.
An enthusiastic and devoted drawer since she was a child, <b> Leslie Evans</b> was raised in Michigan and later trained as a printmaker at Rhode Island School of Design. She has illustrated many books including<i> Leaf Jumpers</i>, <i>The Yummy Alphabet Book</i>, and the Alphabet Acrostic series (Clarion). Leslie lives in Watertown, Massachusetts, where she delights in her daily walks along the Charles River with her dog, Clyde.