Ultimate Book of Step-By-Step Cooking & Gardening Projects for Kids: The Best-Ever Book for Budding Gardeners and Super Chefs with 300 Things to Grow
Jenny Hendy and Nancy McDougall$18.99 $17.66
Helene J Jordan and Loretta Krupinski$8.99 $8.36
With a science-based approach to understanding seeds, this book walks children through planting their own bean seeds and watching them grow.
Monica Wellington$17.99 $16.73
Not only does Sally source her tomatoes from the local community garden, but this charming book also illustrates the many steps needed to make a favorite food.
Gail Gibbons$7.99 $7.43
This book provides a nice introduction to the more in-depth science vocabulary involved in planting, including pollination and germination.
Lois Ehlert$6.95 $6.46
This simple book does a lovely job introducing the steps and tools of gardening with bright, colorful illustrations. As a board book, it’s excellent for the youngest gardeners.
Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt: (Nature Book for Kids, Gardening and Vegetable Planting, Outdoor Nature Book)
Kate Messner and Christopher Silas Neal$7.99 $7.43
This lyrical, beautiful book follows both what’s happening above the ground with a girl and her grandmother as well as below the earth with the plants and animals. Our family often pulls out this book in late winter as we’re getting jazzed for gardening season.