In the Small, Small Pond

Denise Fleming; illustrations by Denise Fleming

Henry Holt and Co.

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Denise Fleming's book gives young readers a frog's-eye view of life in a pond throughout the seasons.
 
In the Small, Small Pond is a 1994 Caldecott Honor Book.

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Praise for In the Small, Small Pond

* "The animals and insects that live on and in frshwater pond wiggle, waddle, hover, swoop and swirl through the stunning spreads... Young children are introduced to the basic habits of common North American wildlife and the characteristics of chanigng seasons even as they are treated to an array of zipper verbs." --Publishers Weekly, starred review

* "Another truly stunning picture book from Fleming.... A perfect book for toddlers at story time." --School Library Journal, starred review

* "[A] perfect introduction to nature for the very young." - Kirkus Reviews, pointer

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About the Author

Denise Fleming; illustrations by Denise Fleming

Denise Fleming has written and illustrated many children’s books, including In the Tall, Tall Grass, Shout! Shout It Out!, and Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy. She won a Caldecott Honor for In the Small, Small Pond. Denise published her first painting in the third grade, when she started taking classes at the Toledo Museum of Art and one of her paintings was chosen to be the cover of a teacher’s magazine. She now works primarily with paper, by pouring colored paper pulp through hand-cut stencils. She lives in Toledo, Ohio.

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In the Small, Small Pond
Denise Fleming; illustrations by Denise Fleming

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American Library Association Notable Children's Books, Caldecott Honor Book, School Library Journal Best Books of the Year, Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award, Ohioana Book Award

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Henry Holt and Co.
October 1998
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805059830
ISBN10: 0805059830
Picture Book
10 x 10 inches, 32 pages, Full-color illustrations throughout
Age Range: 4 to 5
Grade Range: p to k Information for Librarians

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Lexile: NPL
F&P Level A-Z: K
AR Quiz Number: 118499
AR Book Level: 7.2
AR Points: 11

$7.99

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Big Book
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks
April 2007
Big Book
ISBN: 9780805081176
ISBN10: 0805081178
18 x 18 inches, 32 pages, Full-color illustrations throughout
Age Range: 4 to 5
Grade Range: p to k
$25.99

Hardcover

Hardcover
Square Fish
September 1993
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805022643
ISBN10: 0805022643
Picture Book
10 x 10 inches, 32 pages, Full-color illustrations throughout
Age Range: 4 to 5
Grade Range: p to k
$18.99
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