Saturday, June 18, 2011
Janet's 5 Ways to Welcome the Return of the Monarchs
A Butterfly is Patient by Dianna Hutts Aston (Chronicle Books, $16.99)
Beautifully illustrated by Sylvia Long, the text inside is clear and informative.
Dinosaurs Roar, Butterflies Soar! by Bob Barner (Chronicle Books, $16.99)
A fun, brilliantly colored book which provides the young child with a sense of evolution.
Little Butterfly by Klaart je Van Der Put (Chronicle Books, $6.95)
Toddlers can stick their fingers through this board book to move the butterfly's head and open the pages to a simple rhyming text.
Mini Monarch Butterfly Finger Puppet by Folkmanis ($4.99)
Folkmanis is a master at constructing finger puppets of the highest quality, detail and durability. Come visit our baskets of beautifully crafted animals and see how the monarch spreads its wings.
The Prince of Butterflies by Bruce Coville (Harcourt, $7.00)
One of my favorite children's book describing a boy's spiritual affinity and life's journey with the monarchs.
June 2011, Janet Elfant