“A ripe tomato is red. These tomatoes are ready to be picked.”
From seed to fruit and back again, this captivating book offers children close-up glimpses of a fruit that masquerades as a vegetable! Child-friendly facts share the pages with thorough photo documentation of the tomato’s entire life cycle. Simple, fact-based text offers vocabulary for what the child will see at each life cycle stage. Life cycle diagram, picture glossary, and index. Paperback, 24 pages.