One Boy by Laura Vaccaro SeegerOne Boy by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

One Boy

byLaura Vaccaro SeegerIllustratorLaura Vaccaro Seeger

Picture Books | January 26, 2016

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This die-cut book explores two (!) concepts: counting and words-within-words, while also telling a satisfying story about the power of art and imagination in one child's life.

ONE boy
all alONE
two SEAls
in the SEA
three APEs
no escAPE
four monKEYs
hold the KEY

A boy appears on the scene surrounded by empty chairs and looking awfully lonely. He's got a backpack with a few splattered brushes hanging out. Suddenly, the pages of this book are filled with seals, apes, monkeys, and more. Brilliantly simple, and simply brilliant. T

One Boy is a 2009 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year. This title has Common Core connections.

Laura Vaccaro Seeger has been called "the queen of the concept book by The Horn Book and is the winner of many awards including two Caldecott Honors, two Geisel Honors, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. studiolvs.comRaised on Long Island, New York, Seeger began drawing at two years old and never stopped. For as long as she rememb...
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Title:One BoyFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:48 pages, 8.82 × 8.25 × 0.42 inPublished:January 26, 2016Publisher:Roaring Brook PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1626722528

ISBN - 13:9781626722521

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Editorial Reviews

"Laura Vaccaro Seeger proves herself a master of the concept book, once again combining text, art and design into a uniquely crafted 'early reader'." -Philadelphia Parents Express