Remember Me
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Sidewalk Flowers
AUTHOR
ILLUSTRATOR
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TYPE
AGE
Children's - Kindergarten, Age 5-6 
READABILITY
 
PAGES
25 unnumbered pages  
PUBLISHER
Pgw, 2015 
$14.41
Retail $16.95

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Hardcover
ISBN 9781554984312
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This wordless story comes alive through the wonder and kindness of a little girl. As a bright light would shine in a dark room, the young heroine wears red, the only spot of color at the story's black and white outset. Trailing her distracted Dad along city sidewalks, she collects simple beauty -- weeds and wildflowers in crevices amidst a cement jungle -- and then gives it away little by little. As she does, color slowly seeps into the pages. Simple, childlike kindness powerfully conveyed without a word.
Publisher Summary
A little girl collects wildflowers while walking through town with her father.

In this wordless picture book, a little girl collects wildflowers while her distracted father pays her little attention. Each flower becomes a gift, and whether the gift is noticed or ignored, both giver and recipient are transformed by their encounter. "Written" by award-winning poet JonArno Lawson and brought to life by illustrator Sydney Smith, Sidewalk Flowers is an ode to the importance of small things, small people, and small gestures.
 
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