Little Seasons: Spring Seeds (Hardcover)
A funny and informative nonfiction picture book introducing the life cycle of seeds and exploring the season of spring, including interactive back matter.
Discover how seeds spring into action! As winter warms into spring, the amazing life cycle begins—seeds root and sprout and start to grow. From tiny carrot seeds to big avocado seeds and everything in between, discover what seeds can do in this pitch-perfect picture book for younger readers. With clear, informative text and bright, charming illustrations, as well as lots of hilarious interjections from the seeds themselves, this is an exciting start to a new nonficton picture book series exploring life cycles and the seasons.
About the Author
Mirka Hokkanen is a Finnish-American author, illustrator and printmaker, who creates nature centric art with a mission to bring joy. Her first illustrated book, Four Otters Toboggan: An Animal Counting Book, came out in March 2019, and her second book, Harmony Humbolt: The Perfect Pets Queen, published in August, 2021. Mirka has four more books scheduled to release in 2023-2024 with Candlewick and Holiday House. When not creating a menagerie in the studio she takes care of the zoo she has at home: three kids, a cat, a hamster and a husband.