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3 edition of The Curious Garden found in the catalog.

The Curious Garden

Peter Brown

The Curious Garden

by Peter Brown

  • 142 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24259004M
ISBN 109780316053297
OCLC/WorldCa421112741

The curious garden. [Peter Brown] -- Liam discovers a hidden garden and with careful tending spreads color throughout the gray city. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search # Picture books for children\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema.   The Curious Garden is about a little boy who lives in a dirty, smoggy place who happens to stumble upon a patch of plants on some abandoned tracks. He tends to the plants and they begin to grow vertically and horizontally. They follow the tracks I used this book for garden themed story times in May/5(30).

Industry Reviews * "A quiet but stirring fable of urban renewal, sure to capture imaginations."--Publishers Weekly, starred review * "The art is spectacular and the book might inspire children to engage in small projects to improve their own neighborhoods."-- School Library Journal, starred review "A quietly marvelous picture book Echoing the themes of The Secret Garden, it is an .   The Curious Garden (Book): Brown, Peter: Liam discovers a hidden garden and with careful tending spreads color throughout the gray city.

  The curious garden — First published in Subjects Gardening, Juvenile Fiction, Fiction, City and town life, Juvenile fiction, Juvenile works, Legends, Myths, Fables, City & Town Life, Environment, Weather, Nature & the Natural World, Picture books for children, JUVENILE FICTION4/5(2). The Curious Garden by Peter Brown starting at $ The Curious Garden has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.


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The Curious Garden by Peter Brown Download PDF EPUB FB2

Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year. Peter's Cited by: 7. Oh, what a delightful book. One little boy's natural draw to the outdoors and his curiosity lead to entire city blooming and returning to the outdoors.

And not only is the little boy, Liam, curious, but his garden is curious as well. The garden curiously explores the city as Liam learns to take care of the garden/5.

Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year.

Peter's Brand: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. The Curious Garden is a magical story written by Peter Brown that inspires you to use grit and determination to achieve your goals. The Curious Garden is a great book to use for an interactive read-aloud.

It has wonderful illustrations that will keep any reader engaged. The Curious Garden. The story here is original, as is the artwork that moves it along. Is the garden called curious because it's strange and almost magical, or because, given half a chance, it's a garden bent on exploring every nook and cranny of Liam's world.

In either case, the way it bursts into bloom with just a bit of tender care is inspirational.4/5. The Curious Garden Book Summary: This New York Times bestselling modern classic explores the perennial topic of environmentalism in an urban world, from the creator of The Wild Robot and Mr. Tiger Goes Wild One boy's quest for a greener world one garden at a time.

While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take. The Curious Garden is to present a book talk.

Students can practice listening and speaking while reinforcing their understanding of the story. Book talks can be as simple as a few lines: the name of the book and author, a brief statement about the main idea, and a closing.

Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year.

Peter's 4/5(36). The Curious Garden by Peter Brown The Curious Garden by Peter Brown promotes the environment, patience and a sense of community. In a city “without gardens or trees or greenery of any kind,” Liam’s curiosity leads him to explore an elevated train track.

The Curious Garden. While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world. This gorgeously illustrated picture book opens to a detailed spread of a gray city.

If you look closely, you can spot the tiny figure of a red-headed boy, Liam, walking down the street. THE CURIOUS GARDEN tells the story of how this young boy discovers a door that leads up to abandoned railroad tracks where he finds a forgotten garden/5(K). Welcome to the curious garden.

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Lewis(Though I. Editions for The Curious Garden: (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperb Cited by: 7. This page includes writing activities for The Curious Garden. These are to be completed after reading the book.

Have fun and be creative when completing these activities. Get writing. This page includes a word choice activity that specifically focuses on using vivid describing words. You will have to describe the given picture to help someone.

Garden and Grove is a pioneering study of the English fascination with Italian Renaissance gardens. John Dixon Hunt studies reactions of English visitors in their journals and travel books to the exciting world of Italian gardens: its links with classical villas, with Virgil and farming, with Ovid and metamorphosis, its association with theater.

Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year. Peter's. The Curious Garden › Customer reviews This book reflects the garden that I created in our Concrete Jungle School. Cute story that inspires everyone a garden and appreciate the environment that surrounds them.

Helpful. 0 Comment Report abuse JalaG. out of 5 stars Beautiful Book, loved /5. "A curious boy's discovery of a tiny garden in an otherwise gray and dismal city leads to amazing changes Brown's acrylic and gouache scenes are cleverly animated and accompanied by a lively musical track." - Starred Review, School Library Journal.

Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year. Peter's website is /5(42). The Curious Garden book. One boy's quest for a greener world one garden at a time.

While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world.

This is an enchanting tale with environmental themes and breathtaking /5(2). The "curious garden" is absolutely beautiful as it wends it's way around a drab, brown city.

My 4 year old son (who also happens to be named Liam), loves pouring over the full spread illustrations of the garden. And I love the message of spreading a little green in the by: 7.The Curious Garden by Peter Brown. 16 Total Resources 4 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Audio Excerpt from The Curious Garden; Video Book Reading from The Curious Garden; Name Pronunciation with Peter Brown; Grade; PKThe Curious Garden by Peter BrownAll the info and activities you need to make the most out of reading this book with your students!

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