The Curious Garden Peter Brown

The Curious Garden

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Book Title
The Curious Garden
Author
Peter Brown
ISBN
9780316015479
This New York Times bestselling modern classic explores the perennial topic of environmentalism in an urban world, from the creator of The Wild Robot and Mr. Tiger Goes Wild One boy's quest for a greener world... one garden at a time. While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world. This is an enchanting tale with environmental themes and breathtaking illustrations that become more vibrant as the garden blooms. Red-headed Liam can also be spotted on every page, adding a clever seek-and-find element to this captivating picture book.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Peter BrownPublisher: Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersPublished: 04/01/2009ISBN: 9780316015479Pages: 40Weight: 0.95lbsSize: 11.10h x 8.80w x 0.40dAward: Georgia Children's Book Award - NomineeAward: North Carolina Children's Book Award - NomineeAward: Young Hoosier Book Award - NomineeAward: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Award - WinnerAward: Nevada Young Readers' Award - NomineeAward: E.B. White Read Aloud Award - WinnerAward: Volunteer State Book Awards - NomineeAward: Golden Archer Award - NomineeAward: Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award - NomineeAward: Indies Choice Book Awards - FinalistAward: Cybils - FinalistReview Citations: Kirkus Review - Children 02/15/2009Publishers Weekly 03/23/2009 pg. 58School Library Journal 04/01/2009 pg. 101New York Times Book Review 05/10/2009 pg. 14Booklist 05/15/2009 pg. 44Publishers Weekly Best Books 11/02/2009 pg. 30Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2009 - Recommended, SatisfactoryAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 129632 / Curious GardenReading Level: 4.4 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
This New York Times bestselling modern classic explores the perennial topic of environmentalism in an urban world, from the creator of The Wild Robot and Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

One boy's quest for a greener world... one garden at a time.

While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world.

This is an enchanting tale with environmental themes and breathtaking illustrations that become more vibrant as the garden blooms. Red-headed Liam can also be spotted on every page, adding a clever seek-and-find element to this captivating picture book.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Peter Brown
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Published: 04/01/2009
ISBN: 9780316015479
Pages: 40
Weight: 0.95lbs
Size: 11.10h x 8.80w x 0.40d
Award: Georgia Children's Book Award - Nominee
Award: North Carolina Children's Book Award - Nominee
Award: Young Hoosier Book Award - Nominee
Award: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Award - Winner
Award: Nevada Young Readers' Award - Nominee
Award: E.B. White Read Aloud Award - Winner
Award: Volunteer State Book Awards - Nominee
Award: Golden Archer Award - Nominee
Award: Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award - Nominee
Award: Indies Choice Book Awards - Finalist
Award: Cybils - Finalist

Review Citations: Kirkus Review - Children 02/15/2009
Publishers Weekly 03/23/2009 pg. 58
School Library Journal 04/01/2009 pg. 101
New York Times Book Review 05/10/2009 pg. 14
Booklist 05/15/2009 pg. 44
Publishers Weekly Best Books 11/02/2009 pg. 30
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2009 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 129632 / Curious Garden
Reading Level: 4.4 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
This New York Times bestselling modern classic explores the perennial topic of environmentalism in an urban world, from the creator of The Wild Robot and Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

One boy's quest for a greener world... one garden at a time.

While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world.

This is an enchanting tale with environmental themes and breathtaking illustrations that become more vibrant as the garden blooms. Red-headed Liam can also be spotted on every page, adding a clever seek-and-find element to this captivating picture book.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Peter Brown
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Published: 04/01/2009
ISBN: 9780316015479
Pages: 40
Weight: 0.95lbs
Size: 11.10h x 8.80w x 0.40d
Award: Georgia Children's Book Award - Nominee
Award: North Carolina Children's Book Award - Nominee
Award: Young Hoosier Book Award - Nominee
Award: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Award - Winner
Award: Nevada Young Readers' Award - Nominee
Award: E.B. White Read Aloud Award - Winner
Award: Volunteer State Book Awards - Nominee
Award: Golden Archer Award - Nominee
Award: Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award - Nominee
Award: Indies Choice Book Awards - Finalist
Award: Cybils - Finalist

Review Citations: Kirkus Review - Children 02/15/2009
Publishers Weekly 03/23/2009 pg. 58
School Library Journal 04/01/2009 pg. 101
New York Times Book Review 05/10/2009 pg. 14
Booklist 05/15/2009 pg. 44
Publishers Weekly Best Books 11/02/2009 pg. 30
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2009 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 129632 / Curious Garden
Reading Level: 4.4 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5