Robert Kalan has also written the charming children's books Rain and Blue Sea, both illustrated by Donald Crewes. Kalan holds a master's degree in education and has taught reading to both gifted and remedial students from kindergarten through the fourth grade.
Donald Crews is the renowned creator of many celebrated children's books, including the Caldecott Honor Books Freight Train and Truck. He and his wife, Ann Jonas, live in New York's Hudson River Valley.
Donald Crews es el renombrado autor de dos libros merecedores del premio Caldecott, Tren de carga (Freight Train) y School Bus. Vive con su esposa, Ann Jonas, cerca del Río Hudson, en Nueva York.
This is a wonderful book for early readers. I may be biased, though, because my dad wrote it.Published 3 months ago by MishaH
I was disappointed that the books were not hard back- I ordered one originally and it was hardback but it never came so I reorder it and got a soft back book due to information-... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Karen V. Herbert
My son got this book in a Raising-a-Reader bag and absolutely loved it. So I immediately ordered a copy of our own. It arrived quickly and well packaged. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Dannah Kelley
The colors are very vivid, and the story is fast and easy to read, and isn't cluttered with words. I love how deep the colors are, I've never seen a book quite like this one.Published 20 months ago by R. Carroll
I bought this to replace my classroom copy. It is very popular amongst my beginning readers! The text gives them good practice with word endings, and they are encouraged to use the... Read morePublished on January 2, 2013 by Heidi J. Urka