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.
A girl and her father go to the store to buy plants, soil, and a window box for a flower garden that's going places: from the store, to the shopping cart, on the bus ride home, and up the stairs to become aand#160;colorful birthday surprise for the little girl's mother.
A springtime favorite, now in a lap-sized board book edition.
About the Author
is the author of many acclaimed books for young readers, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night
. Her numerous honors include the prestigious Kerlan Award for her body of work. She lives in Pasadena, California.
KATHRYN HEWITT has illustratedand#160;several popular picture books, including Eve Bunting's Sunflower House.She lives in Santa Monica, California.