The Growing Story (Hardcover)

The Growing Story By Ruth Krauss, Helen Oxenbury (Illustrator) Cover Image

The Growing Story (Hardcover)

By Ruth Krauss, Helen Oxenbury (Illustrator)


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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 was one of the most widely celebrated children’s book authors of all time. Her long list of award-winning books includes The Carrot Seed, The Happy Day, A Hole Is to Dig, Open House for Butterflies, A Very Special House, and many others. Her books continue to be read and cherished by children throughout the world.

Helen Oxenbury is one of the world's most popular and acclaimed children's book illustrators. She has won England's Kate Greenaway Medal as well as many other awards. Her three series of board books--Heads, Bodies, and Legs; First Picture Books; and Pippo--have sold several million copies and are regarded as classics that revolutionized the board-book genre. Her recent books include It's My Birthday, So Much, and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Product Details ISBN: 9780060247164
ISBN-10: 0060247169
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: May 22nd, 2007
Pages: 40
Language: English