Two Little Gardeners
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Two Little Gardeners

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Children will enjoy this story of a young brother and sister who plant seeds that will result, after much hard work and patience, in a bountiful garden! It teaches that good things come to those who wait, and features a little song at the end of the book: “What We Plant in the Spring We Eat in the Fall.”
Hardcover, 24 pages
Published January 10th 2006 by Golden Books (first published 1951)
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I like this story a lot, about how the gardeners make their vegetable garden and how they store the food for winter. There's a song at the end of it, too.

Unfortunately, the gold tape that binds the book is very poorly glued on and is already peeling off after only a few months (and we haven't read it *that* often, either).

I've seen older Golden Books without this problem, but the newer editions almost universally seem to have this issue :(
A nice story, as are all of Margaret Wise Brown's books. This could very well be a good specialized read for those among the very young who are interested in gardens, gardeners and gardening.
Pleasant, comforting sentence rhythm makes this picture book a delight to read out loud. Vivid details bring a garden to life as a character. One of my favorite picture books.
This is a Golden Book Classic. I especially like the song at the end of the book.
This is a beautiful little golden book that will inspire canning.
A childhood favorite.
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