Mrs. Spitzer's Garden by Edith PattouMrs. Spitzer's Garden by Edith Pattou

Mrs. Spitzer's Garden

byEdith PattouIllustratorTricia Tusa

Hardcover | April 28, 2001

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Mrs. Spitzer is a wise teacher who knows many things. She knows about gardens. She knows about children. She knows how similar they are, and how both will flourish if tended lovingly.There are many remarkable teachers like Mrs. Spitzer in the world, and Edith Pattou's simple, moving story along with Tricia Tusa's inspired, whimsical illustrations celebrate all they do, year after year, to help our children grow and blossom.
Edith Pattou is the author of East, an ALA Notable Book; Fire Arrow, a Booklist Top Ten Fantasy Novel of the Year; and the New York Times bestselling picture book Mrs. Spitzer's Garden. She lives in Columbus, Ohio. Visit her online at and follow her on Instagram: @ediepattou and Twitter: @epattou. ...
Title:Mrs. Spitzer's GardenFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 9.75 × 9.75 × 0.38 inPublished:April 28, 2001Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152019782

ISBN - 13:9780152019785

Appropriate for ages: 4


Editorial Reviews

"I love this book! Every teacher in the universe should have a copy."--Bestselling author Mem Fox "A very loving book, a tribute really, to the teachers of the world and beyond them to all people who nurture children."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)