Celebrate Easter with a young farm family as they hunt for brightly colored eggs, fill baskets with treats, and plant spring bulbs! Tomie dePaola's bright illustrations and easy-to-follow text explain the special traditions associated with Easter. Sparkling glitter and velvety flocking highlight the warm illustrations, while the text emphasizes the importance of family, tradition, and sharing in this board book. Recommended for ages 3 to 5.
The importance of family and sharing are beautifully shown in this board book all about Easter celebrations. Tomie dePaola’s bright illustrations and easy-to-follow text explain the traditions associated with this special holiday.
Tomie dePaola (www.tomie.com) is the acclaimed author and/or illustrator of more than 200 books for children. He has received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, a Newbery Honor for 26 Fairmount Avenue and a Caldecott Honor for Strega Nona. He was awarded the Smithson Medal, the Regina Medal, was designated a "living treasure" by the state of New Hampshire, and received the 2012 Original Art Lifetime Achievement Award given by the Society of Illustrators. He lives in New London, New Hampshire.