and rain...he's our friend "Al The Green Rain Train".
In this imaginative and environmentally friendly children's book, created by talented Author/Illustrator Alfred Guajardo, a friendly train makes his way through the environment as rain in an easy to understand fashion for children to learn about the environment.
"Al The Green Train Rain" travels through the entire water life cycle and touches on all major aspects of water and weather holistically in order to educate as well as entertain children. This is done so with very colorful pictures and fun rhyming schemes.
The story also touches on the general effect of rain and how society interacts the precious sources, all while giving a better understanding of the environment. The author explains several mature concepts to children, including hydroelectricity and its place in...
Maybe after reading this book you will have a new appreciation for all the lost crayons around the house, and just maybe not be so quick to throw them away !
In this cute follow up to "The Days the Canyons Quit", crayons explain what happens after they get lost in a house, in this case our old friend Duncan's house. On each page there is a well articulated message from a different crayon, each one humorously detailing how their life has been going since being departed from the box. As different as the crayons colors are, so are their stories of woe and amusing mishaps, along with their loving and sorrowfully plead to return home.
This is all done through colorful, crayon inspired illustrations that our child was very comfortable looking at. Also, one of the most enjoyable aspects of this book worth noting, is its ability for...