Me, Toma and the Concrete Garden

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Product Details

Price
$16.99  $15.80
Publisher
Kids Can Press
Publish Date
Pages
32
Dimensions
9.1 X 9.1 X 0.5 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781771389174

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About the Author

Andrew Larsen is the acclaimed author of such books as Goodnight, Hockey Fans, A Squiggly Story, The Not-So-Faraway Adventure, In the Tree House and The Imaginary Garden. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.

Anne Villeneuve has written and illustrated close to 40 books, created games for magazines, illustrated for newspapers and designed cake boxes for a bakery. Over the years, her work has earned her many distinguished recognitions, such as the Governor General's Literary Award and the Québec/Wallonie-Bruxelles Literary Award in 2000, the TD Canadian Children's Literature Award in 2005 and 2009, and the Mr. Christie's Book Award in 1998.

Reviews

... a heartwarming story of serendipity and connection, both among people and with the environment.--Booklist, starred review
A sweet story that celebrates community coming together to create something wonderful.--Kirkus Reviews
A lovely addition to libraries and classrooms, especially those looking for multicultural characters and insightful books about friendship.--School Library Journal
... a wonderfully well-executed story of friendship, community, and the importance of nature and its potential as a source for inspiration, healing, and bringing people together.--CM Magazine
This wonderfully written book will entertain young readers or listeners in a read-aloud.--School Library Connection
... magical ...--The Globe and Mail
... a captivating story involving friendship and the positive outcome a community garden can have on activating civic engagement and a culture of caring.--Canadian Children's Book News