- Age Range: 5 - 8 years
- Grade Level: Kindergarten - 5
- Lexile Measure: 1040L (What's this?)
- Series: Nature Books
- Hardcover: 40 pages
- Publisher: Chronicle Books (May 18, 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0811864790
- ISBN-13: 978-0811864794
- Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 0.5 x 11.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 120 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #177,472 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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A Butterfly Is Patient (Nature Books) Hardcover – May 18, 2011
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About the Author
Dianna Hutts Aston is the author of many books for children and is the founder of the nonprofit foundation for disadvantaged children, The Oz Project. She lives in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.
Sylvia Long is the illustrator of many best-selling books for children, including Sylvia Long's Mother Goose and Hush Little Baby. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, with her husband and their dogs.
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This is an excellent series.- Check out the rest!
I purchased the kindle version because of the sale price, but this book is best appreciated as a tangible work of art. If you are purchasing the book for your children, I would definitely advise getting a paper copy. The artwork is exquisite.