The air is full of waiting. The sky is full of breeze. The trees gust and billow. All before it rains.
Flowers bloom in the garden. Umbrellas bloom on the streets. There are puddles for jumping and, later, a cozy home for hot chocolate and books. It's no wonder this little girl loves rain! As she and her dog don their rain gear and head out into the street, she notices how everyone else is hurrying home — "But, why hurry when the sky is an adventure?" From the many shapes of the raindrops to the different rhythms and melodies the water makes as it falls, she loves them al.
From acclaimed writer Kyo Maclear and printmaker Chris Turnham comes a celebration of a rainy day packed with bright, eye-catching illustrations and lyrical text. No matter what kind of weather you prefer, Hello, Rain! is a great reminder of the natural beauty all around us.