Friday Face-Off: Grass

This is a weekly meme created by Books by Proxy, but up-kept by Lynn’s Book Blog.

The grass is always greener on the other side of personal extinction

This weeks theme: A cover featuring Grass

My Choice: The Lorax


Obviously these are all pretty similar because the artwork is Dr. Seuss, but there is a decent amount of differences.  The main similarity is the trees.  All but one has a full tree, and the one that doesn’t have a full tree has a tree stump.  I like the mix of the full trees and the cut down tree.  You see both the cool imagery plus a hint at the lesson to be learned. I also like the brighter colors:



Which one do you like best?  Let me know in the comments!


  1. This was one of my favorite books to read to students when studying conservation and environment. My old one has the white cover, but I also prefer the one you like.


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