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The Reason for a Flower

A Book About Flowers, Pollen, and Seeds

World of Nature

Ruth Heller - Author

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ISBN 9780698115590 | 48 pages | 15 Feb 1999 | Puffin | 8.81 x 9.25in | 5 - AND UP years
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“[An] extravagantly beautiful creation. It is unusual in its ingenious way of teaching botany and interesting words to the littlest of readers.”
Publishers Weekly

“Ms. Heller’s colors and drawings are as electrifying as ever.”
Los Angeles Times


The reason for a flower is to manufacture seeds, but Ruth Heller shares a lot more about parts of plants and their functions in her trademark rhythmic style.



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