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The curious garden

Author: Peter Brown
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Liam discovers a hidden garden and with careful tending spreads color throughout the gray city.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's audiobooks
Audiobooks
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Brown
ISBN: 9780316015479 0316015474
OCLC Number: 243777496
Awards: Winner of New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Award (Picture Book) 2009
Winner of E.B. White Read Aloud Award (Picture Book) 2010
Commended for Indies Choice Book Awards (Picture Book) 2010
Commended for Cybils (Fiction Picture Book) 2009
Short-listed for Georgia Children's Book Award (Picture Storybook) 2012
Short-listed for North Carolina Children's Book Award (Picture Book) 2011
Short-listed for Young Hoosier Book Award (Picture Book) 2012
Short-listed for Nevada Young Readers' Award (Picture Book) 2013
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Peter Brown.

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In this beautifully illustrated environmental story by Peter Brown, a young boy tends to a meagre garden which blossoms and spreads across the city.  Read more...

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* "The art is spectacular and the book might inspire children to engage in small projects to improve their own neighborhoods."--School Library Journal, starred review * "A quiet but stirring fable of Read more...

 
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