In this delightful peek-a-boo book, children are invited to look through the holes on every other page to answer the repeating refrain, “Who’s coming to see how my garden grows?” The energetic, rhyming text introduces all sorts of creatures that are busy in the garden.
Product Dimensions:8.63 x 8.63 inches
Page Count:24 pages
Age Range:Ages 0-4 years
Awards & Accolades
Notable Books for Children, Smithsonian Magazine, 2010
Silver Medal Winner, Moonbeam Awards, 2012
Recommended by the National Literary Association
“McDonald’s occasionally whimsical mixed-media collages are engaging, colorful and busy with detail, and Gershator’s simple rhyming question-and-answer text is appealing and age appropriate, making this a nice introduction to outdoor critters for young children” — The New York Times
About the Contributors
Written by - Phillis Gershator
Phillis Gershator has written more than twenty-five books for children. She has worked as a children's librarian and enjoys cooking, gardening, and especially reading. Phillis lives in the US Virgin Islands with her husband and frequent co-author, David.
Illustrated by - Jill McDonald
Jill McDonald has worked as an illustrator and textile designer since graduating from Rhode Island School of Design in 1998. She has her own studio and brand, illustrating children's books as well as designing textiles, gifts and puzzles inspired by bright patterns and beautiful textures. Jill lives in Missouri, USA with her husband and son.