The Growing Story

Hardcover | May 22, 2007

byRuth Krauss

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From this simple beginning grows a story that celebrates those little changes that tell us we're growing up! This Ruth Krauss classic enchanted young readers when it was first published in 1947. Now it blooms again with lush illustrations by one of the world's best-loved illustrators: Helen Oxenbury.

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A little boy worries throughout the summer that he's not getting bigger, but at the end of the season he tries on his winter clothes and realizes that he has grown.

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From this simple beginning grows a story that celebrates those little changes that tell us we're growing up! This Ruth Krauss classic enchanted young readers when it was first published in 1947. Now it blooms again with lush illustrations by one of the world's best-loved illustrators: Helen Oxenbury.

Ruth Krauss, a member of the experimental Writer?s Laboratory at the Bank Street School in New York City in the 1940s, imaginatively used humor and invented words to create some of the very first books for children that highlighted a child?s inner life. She collaborated with some of the greatest illustrators in children?s literature, i...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.25 inPublished:May 22, 2007Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060247169

ISBN - 13:9780060247164

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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A little boy worries throughout the summer that he's not getting bigger, but at the end of the season he tries on his winter clothes and realizes that he has grown.