The forest animals are surprised when a volcano suddenly erupts, covering the land in gritty, warm ash and rocks that make it unlivable for many plants and animals. Gopher survives in his underground burrow with food to eat. How does Gopher help bring life back to the mountain?
Gopher to the Rescue named
Outstanding Science Tradebook for Students K-12!
The National Science Teachers Association and Children's Book Council chose Gopher as one of 2013's Outstanding Science Tradebooks for Students K-12. Here's what they said: "Today’s best science trade books include captivating stories [and] feature outstanding art, lyric poetry, and plenty of ideas for hands-on activity. These great books have something to grab the minds and hearts of diverse learners. . . They have the potential to enrich and inspire, as they convey the best science content." We are very proud of our award! Check out the story at http://www.nsta.org/publications/ostb/ostb2013.aspx