Because of an Acorn

Book Verdict

Because of an Acorn

by Lola M. Schaefer, Adam Schaefer

Illustrations by Frann Preston-Gannon

First Release:

October 2016

ISBN: 9781452112428

Because of an acorn, a tree grows, a bird nests, and a seed becomes a flower. Die cuts illustrate the vital connections between the layers of an ecosystem in this magical book. Further information. “What Can You Do to Help?” suggestions. Full-color illustrations rendered from paint and ink textures that were scanned and digitally manipulated. Includes two die-cut images.

  • ISBN: 9781452112428
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Chronicle
    Page Count: 36
    Trim Size: 8" x 8"
    Authors: Lola M. Schaefer, Adam Schaefer
    Lexile: Level: 100L
    Awards & Honors: NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books 2017
    2017 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize Finalist, Picture Book
    Green Earth Book Award, 2017 Shortlist
    Genre: Nonfic
  • Book reviews from Junior Library Guild, School Library Journal, and The Horn Book Magazine are available to JLG Members only.

    Already a member? Click here to login.

You Might Also Like

Category Price


12 books / $17.05 a book

Add NEK to Cart Add NEK to Wishlist

Print Book Price

JLG Member Price $17.05

Out of Stock

Add Book to Wishlist