Can You See Me?
Illustrator(s): Ted Lewin
Hardcover | Pages : 24
Size: 8 X 10 | USD $14.95
ISBN: 9780823429400 | Pub Date: 2014-02-01
Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 8
Other Editions: Ebook, Paperback
Themes: Animals/Nonfiction, Easy Readers, Science & Nature
About the Book
In this easy-to-read picture book, Ted Lewin invites readers to explore animal camouflage in the rain forest with a seek-and-find game.
"I am a bird. Can you see me?" asks a toucan hidden amongst the trees. "I am a snake. Can you see me?" challenges a vine snake disguised by its surroundings.
Lush watercolor illustrations inspired by Lewin's trips to Costa Rica show how different animals blend into their habitats. The simple text encourages young readers to use their sharp eyes as they try to spot each creature.
THE REVIEWS ARE IN
★ “Simple declarative sentences encourage emerging readers to explore and, at the same time, develop a kinship for these creatures who ‘are still here.’ . . . An inviting exploration of a beautiful biome for budding nature lovers.”"—Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review
“It is such a pleasure to turn the pages of a book by Lewin. . . . The full-color illustrations on double-page spreads are soft and pleasing. . . . Lovely, engaging early-reader fare.”"—Booklist
About the Series
"These books deftly combine text and art to create a positive experience for new readers.—School Library Journal
"This series dares to make entertaining reads from short texts and familiar vocabulary—Kirkus Reviews
"Each one makes the hard world of learning to read enough fun to encourage children at this critical developmental moment to try another one."—Vicky Smith, Children's and YA Editor at Kirkus Reviews
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