When a little boy plants a carrot seed, everyone tells him it won't grow. But when you are very young, there are some things that you just know, and the little boy knows that one day a carrot will come up. So he waters his seed, and pulls the weeds, and he waits...
This beloved classic celebrates patience, determination, and believing in yourself. First published in 1945 and never out of print, the timeless combination of Ruth Krauss's simple text and Crockett Johnson's eloquent illustrations creates a triumphant and deeply satisfying story for readers of all ages. Sturdy board book format is great for little hands.
- Author: Ruth Krauss
- Illustrator: Crockett Johnson
- Publisher: Harper Collins
- Measurements: L 6" W 5"
- Board book, 26 pages