A Child’s Garden

Title: A Child’s Garden
Author: Michael Foreman
Illustrator: Michael Foreman
Publisher: Walker Books (2010)
ISBN: 9781406325881
 
In an environment of war and poverty, a home is turned into rubble. “Then, one day, soldiers came and destroyed everything.” But a boy sees hope in a small green shoot growing towards the sun and gently encourages the plant to grow, creating a garden of hope. “The new garden became home once more to birds and butterflies. Let the soldiers return, though the boy. Roots are deep and seeds spread.”

Buy The Book

Resources

These resources relate to the book, author and illustrator. The number of resources varies book to book. Please check they are appropriate for your specific needs before using them with children. If you have any suggestions please get in touch!

More Books by Michael Foreman

*Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. When you click them and then make a purchase I receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks for supporting my work in this way

More Books to Explore

The Children’s Library Lady has over 450 picture books on large variety of topics. You will find specific book, author and illustrator information, as well as resources. You can also browse themed books lists and explore all the books on the website. Click on the book covers below to start exploring what the website has to offer.

Did you enjoy this post? Share it!

A Child's Garden: A Story of Hope by Michael Foreman

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.