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Dear Rebecca, Winter Is Here [Paperback]

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Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.38" Width: 8.23" Height: 0.14"
Weight:   0.32 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Sep 1, 1995
Publisher   HarperTrophy
Age  4-8
ISBN  0064434273  
EAN  9780064434270  
UPC  046594004956  

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Item Description...
In a letter to her granddaughter, a grandmother writes about how changes in light relate to the changes in weather and tell all the inhabitants of the earth to prepare for the winter

Publishers Description

From a letter written by her grandmother, Rebecca learns that winter began on June 21, while she was cooling off under the hose. The northern half of the Earth began to grow cold, and the days grew shorter. The birds began to fly to the sunny underside of the Earth, and the groundhogs and bears went to sleep. But on December 22, summer will begin. Before long, Rebecca will take off her shoes and jump over bluebells.

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More About Jean Craighead George & Loretta Krupinski

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Jean Craighead George was the preeminent nature writer for children. She is the author of My Side of the Mountain and Julie of the Wolves, and her work spanned 50 years. She died in May 2012 at age 93.

Jean Craighead George lived in Chappaqua, in the state of New York. Jean Craighead George was born in 1919 and died in 2012.

Jean Craighead George has published or released items in the following series...
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Dear Rebecca, Winter Is Here  Jul 13, 2007
This is an exceptional book. I purchased the copy that I ordered from this site for my childs Kindergarten teacher. I have had a copy of this book since 1993, when I purchased it for my daughter whom is a winter solstice baby. The story gave me a new light on looking at the winter solstice not only as the shortest day of the year but also the beginning of spring as each day after the solstice grows longer. It is written with nature in mind and a joy to read each year on the winter solstice.
The Turning of the Wheel of the Year  Nov 19, 2002
This beautiful picture book begins as Rebecca's grandmother sits down to write Rebecca a letter about the changes she sees around her as Winter arrives. Grandmother writes an interesting tale about the Solstices and explains how Winter actually began at Midsummer and how the light actually begins its journey back to fullness in the depths of Winter. The writing is lyrical and lovely and the illustrations are colorful and lively and filled with details of the natural world. It is a loving, poetical tale rather than a scientific approach to the Soltices, yet it is informative as well as engaging. Grandmother describes the various wildlife around her home as they experience winter, while tying it in to Rebecca's own experiences. Gradually, page by page, just like the light returning, Grandmother ushers spring back in. This is a gentle, subtle picture book that will get children thinking.
Dear Rebecca, Winter Is Here  Dec 11, 1999
This book is about the Summer Solstice being the beginning of "winter" and the Winter Solstice being the turning point for longer days and eventually summer. It is a scicence picture book and I recommended it for students in the 2nd and 3rd grades.
A gentle look at the interwoven threads of changing seasons.  Nov 20, 1999
I found this beautifully illustrated book to be a gentle reminder of the circular nature of our changing seasons. It is quite useful as a classroom resource for tying letter writing to science. Even first grade readers were appreciative of the of the text when read aloud.
This book was a hard to understand book  Apr 26, 1999
This book was hard to understand because some things did not make much sense. It had very wonderful illistrations.

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