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Volcano Wakes Up!

Volcano Wakes Up!

Lisa Westberg Peters; illustrations by Steve Jenkins

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Playful, kid-friendly poems from five alternating points of view explore the volcanic process and its effect on the surrounding land, flora, and fauna. From the lava crickets to the ferns, everyone has something to say about it! Follow one day--from sunrise to moonrise--on the slopes of a young, about-to-shout volcano.

Science-loving kids will get a kick out of this exciting look at an erupting volcano, and the creative poems offer something for everyone.

Praise for Volcano Wakes Up!

“A humorous, imaginitive, and artful concept.” —Publishers Weekly

“An intriguing classroom read-aloud choice for many voices.” —Booklist

“[This] package makes for one hot topic.” —Kirkus Reviews

“A cheerful compilation.” —School Library Journal

Reviews from Goodreads

Lisa Westberg Peters; illustrations by Steve Jenkins

Lisa Westberg Peters is the award-winning author of many books for children, including the best-seller The Sun, the Wind and the Rain. She lives in Minneapolis with her husband.
Steve Jenkins is the acclaimed illustrator of Vulture View and the Caldecott Honor book What Do You Do With a Tail Like This? He lives in Boulder, Colorado, with his wife and frequent collaborator, Robin Page, and their three children.

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