Rotten Pumpkin

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

In brilliant images and an easy-to-understand text, Schwartz and Kuhn tell the story of what happens to a Jack O’ Lantern after Halloween. Compost won’t mean the same thing after you’ve seen the amazing transformation of Jack from grinning pumpkin to mold-mottled wreckage to hopeful green shoot. Part story, part science, and a whole lot of fun.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2013
Publisher Creston Books
Imprint Creston Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-07-23
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051050, JNF013090
Dewey 577.16
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9 x 9
ATOS Reading Level 4.3
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 173528
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5

Photographer: Dwight Kuhn

Dwight Kuhn has illustrated more than 140 children's books on nature and biology with his brilliant photographs. His images have also appeared in major magazines and textbooks. He lives in Maine.

Author: David Schwartz

David Schwartz is the author of over 50 math and science books, including How Much is a Million?, G is for Googol, and If You Hopped Like a Frog. His math and science presentations have delighted students across the globe. He lives in Oakland, CA.