Little Dandelion Seeds the World

Did you know dandelions thrive on all seven continents? The cheery blooms are among the most resilient and adaptable in the world. In this lyrical book, learn how the crafty plant travels on the wind and hitches rides in all manner of ways in order to spread far and wide. Includes a map and backmatter on dandelions.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
Dewey 583/.983
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Sleeping Bear Press
Available Formats Hardcover (9781534110533), PDF (9781534178991), Hosted ebook (9781534179141)
Copyright 2021
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions 9 x 11
Graphics Full-color illustrations

Publishers Weekly - LIttle Dandelion Seeds the World

“Vivid, screenprint-esque digital illustrations by the Howdeshells trace the seeds’ paths, showcasing animals from each continent amid landscapes enlivened by terrain-distinct color palettes. Younger readers will enjoy this informative read, which shows how nature unites the globe. Back matter includes an author’s note. Ages 6–7. (Mar.)”

Kirkus Reviews - Little Dandelion Seeds the World

“The Howdeshells’ art is vibrant and engaging, taking care to include a diverse array of human racial presentations and details that establish each setting, the textured images focusing on indigenous fauna as the seeds fly. Of particular note is the lovely cover depicting a Black girl with natural hair.”

Little Dandelion Seeds the World - Activity Pages

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Illustrator: Kristen Howdeshell

Illustrator: Kevin Howdeshell

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  • Author's Note