Vintage "Everybody Needs A Rock" Book
1985 “Everybody Needs a Rock” Children’s Book
Author: Byrd Baylor
Baylor's work presents images of the Southwest and an intense connection between the land and Native American people. Her prose illustrates vividly the value of simplicity, the natural world, and the balance of life within it.
Pictures by Peter Parnell
“ Everybody needs a rock.
I’m sorry for kids who don’t have a rock for a friend.
I’m sorry for kids who have only TRICYCLES, BICYCLES, HORSES, ELEPHANTS, GOLDFISH, THREE-ROOM PLAYHOUSES, FIRE ENGINES, WIND-UP DRAGONS, AND THINGS LIKE THAT-if they don’t have a rock for a friend”
Condition: Good, glossy paperback cover