Deborah Freedman (deborahfreedman.net) is a trained architect who now works as an author/illustrator. She is the author of This House, Once, Shy, By Mouse and Frog, The Story of Fish and Snail, Blue Chicken, and Scribble.
"Her simple storytelling is supported by fabulous illustrations. .
. will help youngsters understand the wonder and interconnectedness
of nature." --Booklist, starred review "A must-have in all
collections!" --School Library Connection, starred review "A
poignant example of the important contributions of even the
smallest creature." --School Library Journal, starred
"A pleasant, simplified examination of the significance of the lowly earthworm, just in time for garden encounters." --Kirkus Reviews "Inviting readers to think about howthey, like the indomitable Carl, 'help the earth.'" --The Horn Book