One morning as Sprout and his classmates are heading out to recess–Pop!–a bright purple spot appears on Petal. In just a few minutes–Pop! Pop! Pop!–Sprout’s poor little friend is covered in spots. Some of her classmates laugh and tease Petal for looking like a blueberry muffin. But when others start breaking out in spots, they realize maybe they should have been more kind.
This delightful story teaches young children ages 4 to 7 the value of treating others as they want to be treated.
Seeds of Faith for a Lifetime of Growth The earliest years of childhood provide fertile soil for seeds of faith, and the captivating Seedling and Sprout series offers the perfect way to introduce toddlers and preschoolers to the God who created their wonder-filled world. Each book is artfully designed with vibrant, contemporary illustrations and communicates vital truths that nurture young faith.
The De Villiers Family
About The De Villiers Family
Robbie de Villiers is a graphic designer whose work has earned international recognition, including two Clio Awards for excellence in advertising and nineteen International Clio nominations. Robbie has created the Seedling and Sprout series with his wife, Dianne; his daughter, Michelle de Villiers-Newton; and his son, P.J. Originally from South Africa, the de Villiers family now lives in Wilton, Connecticut
Purple Spot Sickness by Written and Illustrated by the de Villiers Family