Our Seasons: The World in Winter, Spring, Summer, and AutumnSue Lowell Gallion, illustrated by Lisk Feng

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A stunning companion to the bestselling Our World – this extraordinary book is a beautiful and accessible introduction to the world’s seasons that, after reading, transforms into a 3D globe

The youngest readers are invited to identify and experience the Earth’s amazing seasons around the globe through rhyming verse and lush illustrations: frosty winter, blossoming spring, bountiful summer, colourful autumn. Secondary text offers detailed curriculum-focused facts that encourage children to consider their own environments, making the experience personal yet set within a global backdrop. This informative homage to Earth’s seasons is sure to inspire children to learn more about their planet – and to engage with the world around them.

Ages 2-5


  • Format: Board Book
  • Size: 321 × 133 mm (12 5/8 × 5 1/4 in)
  • Pages: 26 pp
  • Illustrations: 13 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9781838664329

Sue Lowell Gallion is a Kansas City-based award-winning children’s book author. Her books include Our World: A First Book of Geography and the Pug & Pig series, among others.

Lisk Feng is an award-winning illustrator from China and a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art. She has worked as a commercial illustrator for such clients as New Yorker, New York Times, and Chanel.

Follow-up to the bestselling, Our World, a Parent's Magazine Best Book Pick of 2020

'A brilliant learning resource that will inspire children to learn more about our beautiful planet and to engage with the natural world around them.' – Little Library Owl

'If you're a multitasker, this book's for you. Our Seasons: The World in Winter, Spring, Summer, and Autumn is a beautifully illustrated board book—which also doubles as a sculpture that your child can admire all year long.' – Bal Harbour Shops

'Mesmerizing illustrations depict people and nature throughout the seasons, the continents of the world, the earth rotating around the sun, and other delightful images.' – Children's Literature

'Sturdy and quite attractive.' – Youth Services Book Review

'An innovative earth-shaped board book with vivid illustrations and lots of great information.' – Baby Librarians

'An engaging and stunningly illustrated introductory book about the seasons with easy-to-understand descriptions about winter, spring, summer, and autumn!' – Parnassus Musing

'Standing at about a foot tall, this book turns into a gorgeous display… when you want to do more than admire this lovely book… journey through its pages, across 4 intricately illustrated seasons.' – Bluestocking Thinking

‘One of the many ways you can engage your children in conversation about seasons.’ – Book Nook Review

‘Beautiful, retro illustrations accompany the text and have details audiences will dive into for quite some time.’ – Little Cub Literacy

‘For little fans of science, geography, and animals.’ – Dad Suggests