skip to content
The curious garden Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The curious garden

Author: Peter Brown
Publisher: New York ; Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Liam discovers a hidden garden and with careful tending spreads color throughout the gray city.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's audiobooks
Audiobooks
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Brown
ISBN: 9780316015479 0316015474
OCLC Number: 243777496
Performer(s): Accompanying CDs narrated by Christina Moore, published by Recorded Books, Prince Frederick, MD (p2010).
Awards: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association, 2009.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Peter Brown.

Abstract:

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...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

* "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...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/243777496> # The curious garden
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "243777496" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: pri" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/city_and_town_life> ; # City and town life
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85053089> ; # Gardening
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/juvenile_fiction_nature_&_the_natural_world_weather> ; # JUVENILE FICTION--Nature & the Natural World--Weather
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/picture_books_for_children> ; # Picture books for children
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/juvenile_fiction_legends_myths_fables_city_&_town_life> ; # JUVENILE FICTION--Legends, Myths, Fables--City & Town Life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/gardening> ; # Gardening
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/juvenile_fiction_nature_&_the_natural_world_environment> ; # JUVENILE FICTION--Nature & the Natural World--Environment
    schema:awards "New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association, 2009." ;
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/9234827> ; # Peter Brown
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "Liam discovers a hidden garden and with careful tending spreads color throughout the gray city."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/141702388> ;
    schema:genre "Picture books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Children's audiobooks"@en ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Picture books for children"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Audiobooks"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The curious garden"@en ;
    schema:productID "243777496" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/243777496#PublicationEvent/new_york_boston_little_brown_and_company_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Agent/little_brown_and_company> ; # Little, Brown and Company
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316015479> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/243777496> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Agent/little_brown_and_company> # Little, Brown and Company
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Little, Brown and Company" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/juvenile_fiction_legends_myths_fables_city_&_town_life> # JUVENILE FICTION--Legends, Myths, Fables--City & Town Life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "JUVENILE FICTION--Legends, Myths, Fables--City & Town Life"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/juvenile_fiction_nature_&_the_natural_world_environment> # JUVENILE FICTION--Nature & the Natural World--Environment
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "JUVENILE FICTION--Nature & the Natural World--Environment"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/juvenile_fiction_nature_&_the_natural_world_weather> # JUVENILE FICTION--Nature & the Natural World--Weather
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "JUVENILE FICTION--Nature & the Natural World--Weather"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/141702388#Topic/picture_books_for_children> # Picture books for children
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Picture books for children"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85053089> # Gardening
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Gardening"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/9234827> # Peter Brown
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1979" ;
    schema:familyName "Brown" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Brown" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316015479>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0316015474" ;
    schema:isbn "9780316015479" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.