Tuesday, July 11, 2017
CHARACTER COUNTS: The Forever Garden
The Forever Garden
By Laurel Snyder
Schwartz & Wade, 2017. Picture book.
Every day Honey is in her garden, pruning, planting, and caring for her plants. And every day the little girl next door comes over and watches and learns. Their friendship grows as the gather the eggs, sing to the kale, and eat the berries. But one day, Honey has to move away to take care of her mother. What will happen to their beloved garden?
This is a sweet, warm and gentle book about gardening, friendship, and the power of planting today so that others may enjoy the harvest in the future.