Children

Sidewalk Flowers

Sidewalk Flowers

Language: English

Pages: 32

ISBN: 1554984319

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


In this wordless picture book, a little girl collects wildflowers while her distracted father pays her little attention. Each flower becomes a gift, and whether the gift is noticed or ignored, both giver and recipient are transformed by their encounter. "Written" by award-winning poet JonArno Lawson and brought to life by illustrator Sydney Smith, Sidewalk Flowers is an ode to the importance of small things, small people, and small gestures.

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A little girl collects wildflowers while on a walk with her distracted father. Each flower becomes a gift, and whether the gift is noticed or ignored, both giver and recipient are transformed by their encounter. This wordless picture book, conceived by awardwinning poet JonArno Lawson and beautifully brought to life by illustrator Sydney Smith, is an ode to the importance of small things, small people and small gestures. $16.95 Cover illustration copyright © 2015 by Sydney Smith Cover design by

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flower becomes a gift, and whether the gift is noticed or ignored, both giver and recipient are transformed by their encounter. This wordless picture book, conceived by awardwinning poet JonArno Lawson and beautifully brought to life by illustrator Sydney Smith, is an ode to the importance of small things, small people and small gestures. Cover illustration copyright © 2015 by Sydney Smith Cover design by Michael Solomon Also available in print Groundwood Books House of Anansi Press

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