Scarecrow

Scarecrow

Also available in:

Scarecrows. They perch high above gardens and fields, with borrowed coats and button eyes and pie-pan hands that glint in the sun. What else is there to know about them? Perhaps more than we realize. Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant’s rich and poignant story, powerfully illustrated by Lauren Stringer, will resonate deeply in the hearts of readers, who just might find themselves seeing the world in a whole new way.

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152024802

  • ISBN-10: 0152024808

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 04/01/2001

  • Carton Quantity: 50

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level AD600L
    • Guided Reading Level R

C
Author

Cynthia Rylant

Cynthia Rylant is a Newbery medalist and the author of many acclaimed books for young people. She's well known for her popular characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter & Tabby and Henry & Mudge. She lives in the Pacific Northwest. www.cynthiarylant.com.    
Learn More
L
Illustrator

Lauren Stringer

LAUREN STRINGER is the award-winning author and illustrator of Winter is the Warmest Season and the illustrator of many other picture books. She lives with her family in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Visit her at www.laurenstringer.com
Learn More
  • reviews

    "Rylant is in fine form . . . and Stringer's big, bold acrylic illustrations do a lovely job of amplifying the text." -Kirkus Reviews

    "Rylant uses casual, conversational language with simple elegance and pleasing rhythms. . . . Stringer's acrylic paintings are magnificent." -School Library Journal

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152024802

  • ISBN-10: 0152024808

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 04/01/2001

  • Carton Quantity: 50

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level AD600L
    • Guided Reading Level R

Want the latest...

on all things Children's Books?