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"Toddlers will love the weird and beautiful animals, all identified in a final spread, and the repetition of the text, which will help them understand these patterns."

- Booklist  (Starred Review)

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"The text is simple, the art vibrant and richly detailed." - Stem Friday

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"... strange and wonderful creatures invite close investigation to discover the pattern announced on the page."

Youth Services Book Review

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Spot, Spike, Spiral 

by Sarah Grace Tuttle 

illustrated by Miriam Nerlove

The Creative Company


ISBN: 978-1-56846-333-9

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Spot, Spike, Spiral is a striking board book that introduces patterns and shapes displayed in living things by featuring nine spotted, spiked, or spiraled creatures.

Readers will enjoy discovering beetles, lizards, frogs, and other surprising beauties of the natural world. Spot, Spike, Spiral features an identification guide at the end for curious readers.

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