Big things can come in small packages. Thats definitely true for a seed, which is where a plants life begins. Readers will be amazed to learn whats inside a seed. The text also covers germination, teaching readers the right balance of element thats required for a seed to sprout. The age-appropriate text and high-interest photographs expose readers to seeds of all shapes and sizes, while reinforcing the key science concepts that are essential in understanding plant growth and survival.