George and Flora's Secret Garden by Joanna Elizabeth Elworthy
  

George and Flora's Secret Garden

Written by Joanna Elizabeth Elworthy
Illustrated by Ley Honor Roberts

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Bursting full of practical tips and suggestions for fun outdoor activities, this is a great introduction to the delights of gardening. George and Flora think that the long months of waiting for the new baby to arrive will be long and boring but Grandpa gives them good tips about how to fill the time! From getting the ground ready by digging in the compost through sowing the seeds, planting them out and tending them as they begin to grow and finally provide the perfect ingredients for a summer picnic to celebrate the new baby!

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George and Flora's Secret Garden by Joanna Elizabeth Elworthy

George and Flora are planning a surprise party to welcome home their new baby sister! They're growing all the food for it themselves - with a little help from Grandpa - and are full of excitement as they watch how the baby grows in Mum's tummy and the vegetables grow in their garden. With clear and easy to follow tips and a handy month-by-month planting planner, in this title, readers will find all the information they need to grow and cook their own tasty food.

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Delightful ... With clear and easy-to-follow tips and a handy month-by-month planting planner, readers will find all the information they need to grow and cook their own tasty food -- Melanie Cowie Cornwall Today

About the Author

Jo Elworthy is in charge of education at the Eden Project in Cornwall. She has previously written books on plants and worked for Channel 4.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: from 0 to 5 To 5

Author

Joanna Elizabeth Elworthy
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Publisher

Eden Project Children's Books an imprint of Random House Children's Books

Publication date

1st April 2010

ISBN

9781905811373

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