Tag Archives: Gardening

Fletcher and the Falling Leaves

Author: Julia Rawlinson Publisher: Greenwillow Books Product Description As the leaves fall from his favorite tree, Fletcher worries that something is terribly wrong. But then winter comes, and with it a wonderful surprise. Do you know what it is? Join Fletcher and find out. . . .

One Windy Wednesday (Giggle Club)

Author: Phyllis Root Publisher: Candlewick Product Description What happens when the wind blows and BLOWS! Well, one windy Wednesday, Bonnie Bumble found out! The wind blew so hard it blew the quack right out of the duck…and that was just the beginnning!

The Story of Ferdinand (Picture Puffins)

Author: Munro Leaf Publisher: Puffin Product Description Published over 50 years ago, The Story of Ferdinand is one of the bestselling children’s books of all time, and the bull who preferred sitting under the cork tree and smelling flowers to fighting has become a hero to generations of children. Amazon.com Review What else can be […]

Christmas Tree Farm

Author: Ann Purmell Publisher: Holiday House Product Description Grandpa switches on the colored lights, puts up the OPEN sign, and the Christmas Tree Hut is open for business. From the day after Thanksgiving until Christmas Eve people will come from all over to find just the right tree. But most shoppers don’t know that Grandpa […]

Summer

Author: Gerda Muller Publisher: Floris Books Product Description This colorful little book is part of a series of four chunky boardbooks without text. The series takes young children through the four seasons of the year with fun, active pictures. Summer portrays children fishing for tadpoles, playing at the beach, eating ice-cream, and enjoying evening picnics. […]

Winter

Author: Gerda Muller Publisher: Floris Books Product Description This popular series is back in print at last! This colorful little book is part of a series of four chunky boardbooks without text. The series takes young children through the four seasons of the year with fun, active pictures. Winter portrays children shovelling snow, ice-skating, feeding […]

Pumpkin Circle: The Story of a Garden

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: George Levenson Publisher: Tricycle Press Product Description Tricycle Press is proud to present two new editions of the critically acclaimed Pumpkin Circle. Pumpkin seedlings grow, sprout, bud, and bloom, offering up their golden fruit, then break down into rich soil from which seeds sprout again—a circle without end. The skillfully translated […]

Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots: Gardening Together with Children

Rating: (27 reviews) Author: Sharon Lovejoy Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Amazon.com Green thumbs and non-green thumbs alike will fall in love with Roots, Shoots, Buckets, & Boots, a remarkably fun and informative introduction to the wonderful world of gardening–and more specifically, gardening with children. Learn how to make everything from a pizza garden (pizza-pie-shaped, with […]

Seedfolks (Joanna Colter Books)

Rating: (86 reviews) Author: Paul Fleischman Publisher: HarperTeen Amazon.com Sometimes, even in the middle of ugliness and neglect, a little bit of beauty will bloom. Award-winning writer Paul Fleischman dazzles us with this truth in Seedfolks–a slim novel that bursts with hope. Wasting not a single word, Fleischman unfolds a story of a blighted neighborhood […]