A garden's cycle takes an entire year. Winter is the time for planning, and spring for planting. After the long summer, the first vegetables are ready to eat. Then comes the fall harvest.
Here is a glorious picture book, one family's "almanac" of this year's - and each year's - garden.
About the Author
Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than 100 books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball, Brownie & Pearl, and Mr. Putter & Tabby series. Her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Visit her at CynthiaRylant.com.