The Carrot Seed
Author(s) & Illustrator(s): Ruth Krauss, Crockett Johnson
Edition: Paperback -- Plot Summary and Book Review
- In "The Carrot Seed", a little boy plants a carrot seed and carefully tends to it, despite all the naysayers. He is eventually rewarded with a very big carrot for his faith and perseverance. Ruth Krauss' texts are simple and engaging. Crockett Johnson's illustrations are simple and charming. Together, they created a classic children's book. Toddlers and preschoolers will enjoy this great picture book.