Flower Garden

Big Books | February 1, 2001

byEve BuntingIllustratorKathryn Hewitt

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Follow the progress of a little girl and her father as they purchase a garden," and board the bus to carry it home. The pansies, tulips, daffodils, geraniums, and daisies are lovingly planted in a window box, and the candles on the cake are lighted - just as Mom walks in the door to find her daughter, her husband, and her birthday surprise. "

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If you can get children interested in gardening, you give them a gift for life. This wonderfully illustrated book displays the pleasures of growing all kinds of flowers. Kids will want to try growing their own plants after reading Eve Bunting’s lovely rhymes and looking at Kathryn Hewitt’s lavish illustrations in Flower Garden.

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Follow the progress of a little girl and her father as they purchase a garden," and board the bus to carry it home. The pansies, tulips, daffodils, geraniums, and daisies are lovingly planted in a window box, and the candles on the cake are lighted - just as Mom walks in the door to find her daughter, her husband, and her birthday surp...

EVE BUNTING has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall , Fly Away Home , and Train to Somewhere . She lives in Southern California. Kathryn Hewitt's caricatures of famous figures led kids to dub the Lives of . . . serie...

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Format:Big BooksDimensions:32 pages, 18 × 16.25 × 0.25 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152019685

ISBN - 13:9780152019686

Appropriate for ages: 4

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If you can get children interested in gardening, you give them a gift for life. This wonderfully illustrated book displays the pleasures of growing all kinds of flowers. Kids will want to try growing their own plants after reading Eve Bunting’s lovely rhymes and looking at Kathryn Hewitt’s lavish illustrations in Flower Garden.

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An intimate family portrait."-Parenting "An inspiration for younger children and their parents."-The Boston Globe "Fresh as a daisy."-Publishers Weekly "