Synopses & Reviews
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.
"An intimate family portrait."and#8212;Parenting
"An inspiration for younger children and their parents."and#8212;The Boston Globe
"Fresh as a daisy."and#8212;Publishers Weekly
Follow the progress of a little girl and her father as they purchase a garden and board the bus to carry it home. Full-color illustrations.
Simple rhyming text and bold, realistic illustrations evoke the excitement and love associated with flowers, birthdays, and surprises. Full color.
About the Author
EVE BUNTING has writtenandnbsp;over two hundredandnbsp;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.