Sunflower Shoots and Muddy Boots: A Child's Guide to Gardening

Author(s): Katherine Halligan

Gardening & Environment

Packed with brilliant activities and green-fingered ideas, top tips and fascinating facts, from growing berries and flowers in old hats and welly boots, to making miniature indoor magic gardens or even growing your own secret den. The perfect first introduction to the absolute delight of growing plants.

Product Information

The first in a brand-new activity series encouraging preschool children and their parents to enjoy nature together, focusing on gardening and growing activities.

Grace Easton was born in London in 1994. She studied illustration at Central Saint Martins, Brighton University and Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Before becoming an author and illustrator she was a baker, a Christmas elf, and a designer for Penguin Books. She loves gardening and spending time on her Auntie Mimi's allotment, affectionately known as 'Balmoral' because it is the most beautiful allotment in all of Dover (it even has a loo!).

Katherine Halligan has written many successful children's books. She comes from a long line of avid gardeners who taught her the Latin names of plants. She has created gardens both big and small everywhere she has lived, in different countries and climates.

General Fields

  • : 9781788004046
  • : Nosy Crow
  • : Nosy Crow
  • : January 2019
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Katherine Halligan
  • : Hardback
  • : Grace Easton
  • : 635
  • : 6+
  • : 32