The brilliant follow-up to the Caldecott Honor-winning andNew York Timesbestselling picture bookThey All Saw a Catby Brendan Wenzel!
A Stone Sat Stilltells the story of a seemingly ordinary rock—but to the animals that use it, it is a resting place, a kitchen, a safe haven...even an entire world.
This is a gorgeous exploration of perspective, perception, and the passage of time, with an underlying environmental message that is timely and poignant.
• Filled with stunning illustrations in cut paper, pencil, collage, and paint • Soothing rhythms invite reading aloud and bedtime snuggles • Introduces concepts like color, size, function, and time in a way that is easily understandable and teachable for children
With a rhythmic, calming narrative about the stone and its place in the world—and the changing environment—A Stone Sat Stillproves Brendan Wenzel's mastery of the picture book form.
This modern children's classic will enchant readers in preschool and kindergarten, as well as the adults that read with them.
• A wonderful gift for teachers, librarians, and educators who are looking to teach difficult concepts like perspective and perception • Perfect for parents and caregivers wanting to educate their kids about the environment, nature, and animals • Great for fans ofI Want My Hat Backby Jon Klassen,The Very Hungry Caterpillarby Eric Carle, andThe Loraxby Dr. Seuss, as well as Wenzel's previous booksThey All Saw a CatandHello Hello