One Minute by Somin Ahn

One Minute

Written by Somin Ahn
Illustrated by


One Minute by Somin Ahn

In one minute, you can blink your eyes twenty times, hug your dog, plant seeds, say good-bye, watch the rain, or even save a life. So much can occur in this sliver of time--one minute can feel like a singular experience. This poignant picture book is at once an introduction to time for young readers, an ode to living each moment with purpose, and a thoughtful exploration of how children experience one minute (may it seem short or long) playfully, profoundly, and with a boundless sense of possibility.


An ideal educational tool for both home and school. -Booklist

About the Author

Somin Ahn is a picture book creator and illustrator. This is her first book. She lives in Korea.

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36 pages


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Chronicle Books

Publication date

1st December 2016



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