The Wing on a Flea by Ed Emberley
A Book about Shapes

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Originally published 40 years ago, this book uses vivid illustrations and simple rhyming text by a noted author/illustrator to introduce the concept of shapes and sizes to curious young readers as he suggests how they can view the world in a new and exciting way. Full-color illustrations.
 

About Ed Emberley

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Barbara and Ed EmberleyAs collaborations include the Caldecott Honor Book "One Wide River to Cross." EdAs books have also been honored on the "New York TimesAs" annual Best Illustrated Books List. The Emberleys live in Ipswich, Massachusetts.
 
Published January 1, 2001 by Little, Brown Young Readers. 48 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Science & Math, Arts & Photography. Fiction

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Using intensified colors against solid black backgrounds, Emberley has really pumped up the visuals in this reissue of his 1961 debut.

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The Wing on a Flea: A Book About Shapes, Ed Emberley's first book, published in 1961, makes an affable companion to his playful yet instructive series of drawing books.

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