Fall 2019

Summer Green to Autumn Gold

Uncovering Leaves' Hidden Colors

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 4   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

This nonfiction picture book, written and illustrated by Mia Posada, beautifully explains why leaves change color in fall. It highlights both the eye-catching colors of the season and the science behind the colors. Back matter offers additional scientific details for curious readers as well as suggested further reading and links to hands-on activities.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-54152-899-4
$19.99 $14.99
978-1-54156-099-4
$29.99 $22.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Science
Copyright 2019
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-08-06
BISACS JNF013090, JNF037040
Dewey 581.4/8
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.75 x 9.75
Lexile 590
Guided Reading Level O
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Glossary, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Starred Reviews

Reviews

Booklist

“A visually appealing and unusually informative picture book for curious kids.”—starred, Booklist

Kirkus Reviews

“[G]lorious art . . .”—starred, Kirkus Reviews

Author, Illustrator: Mia Posada

Mia Posada grew up in Minneapolis, then studied art at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After graduating, she moved to the San Francisco Bay Area where she lived until 2007 when she moved back to Minneapolis with her husband and children. Mia has written and illustrated five books: Dandelions: Stars in the Grass, Ladybugs: Red, Fiery and Bright, Robins: Songbirds of Spring, Guess What is Growing Inside This Egg, and Who Was Here?: Discovering Wild Animal Tracks. She also illustrated Dazzling Dragonflies by Linda Glaser.