Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature

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Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature

by Joyce Sidman

Illustrations by Beth Krommes

First Release:

January 2012

ISBN: 9780547315836

“A spiral is a snuggling shape. It fits neatly in small places. Coiled tight, warm and safe, it waits . . . for a chance to expand.” What else do spirals do? Information about examples of spirals presented in the book. Full-color scratchboard illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9780547315836
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
    Page Count: 40
    Trim Size: 9 1/4" x 9 1/4"
    Dewey Classification: 811/.54
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 1.1, Points: 1
    Lexile: Level: AD330L
    Awards & Honors: 2012 Charlotte Zolotow Award Highly Commended; Booklist Lasting Connections of 2012, Science; Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12: 2012; Best Books of 2011, Nonfiction; ALA Notable Children 's Book 2012, All Ages; SLJ Best Books of 2011, Nonfiction; Amazon.com Best Books of 2011, Picture Books; Booklist Top 10 Books for Youth, Science & Health; Booklist 2011 Editors' Choice, Books for Youth, Nonfiction, Young Readers; 2012 CCBC Choices
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