Listen to the Rain

Listen to the Rain
Martin, Jr., Bill; Archambault, John; Endicott, James R. (Illustrator)

Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault evoke the beauty and the mystery, and the sounds and the silences-- of rain. Listen to the rain, the whisper of the rain, the slow soft sprinkle, the drip-drop tinkle, the first wet whisper of the rain. Their marvelous ear for the melodies and rhythm of language, combined with James Endicott's spare, almost abstract paintings, have created a lyrical book with a haunting power-- perfect for reading aloud on a rainy day. An NCTE Notable Trade Book for the Language Arts.


This lyrical and rhythmic book captures the mystery, sounds, and silences of the rain.

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