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The carrot seed

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From celebrated children's book creators Ruth Krauss and Crockett Johnson comes the beloved classic story The Carrot Seed.

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...

This beautifully simple classic teaches the patience and technique of planting a seed and helping it grow. First published in 1945 and never out of print, the 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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full_title carrot seed
author krauss ruth
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-03-24 04:22:57AM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 1.9
auth_author2 Johnson, Crockett, 1906-1975.
author Krauss, Ruth.
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display_description Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants.
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primary_isbn 9780060233518
publishDate 1945, 1993
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series Harper Trophy Book
subject_facet Board books, Gardening -- Fiction
title_display The carrot seed
title_full The carrot seed / pictures by Crockett Johnson [pseud.], The carrot seed / story by Ruth Krauss ; pictures by Crockett Johnson
title_short The carrot seed
topic_facet Board books, Gardening