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The Blue Roses

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4.2 out of 5
Based on 25 Ratings and 12 Reviews

Book Description


Every spring Rosalie and her grandfather (Papa) sow tiny seeds that blossom into bright vistas of flowers and vegetables. A red rosebush that is planted under Rosalie's bedroom window when she is born, is later joined by pink and yellow ones "to make a sunset." When Rosalie asks for a blue bush to represent the sky, Papa explains that roses do not come in blue. The winter after Papa dies... More
Book Information
PublisherLee & Low Books
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-10158430037X
ISBN-13978-1584300373
Publication Date04/01/2002
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About Linda Boyden (Author) : Linda Boyden has spent most of her adult life leading children to literacy. From 1970-1997, she taught in primary grades, receiving her master’s in Gifted and Talented Education in 1992 from the Un... more
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About Laura Atkins (Editor) : I used to be a children's book editor in the US, and now live in the south of England doing general children's book freelance work. This includes offering a manuscript critiquing service (http://www.l... more
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About Amy Cordova (Illustrator) : Amy Cordova is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Amy Cordova include Juan the Bear and the Water of Life: La Acequia de Juan del Oso (Paso Por... more
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