A Child's Garden

A Child's Garden : A Story of Hope

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Master storyteller Michael Foreman has created a timely and moving story of a child creating a garden of hope in the midst of poverty and war.

Master storyteller Michael Foreman has created a timely and moving story of a child creating a garden of hope in the midst of poverty and war. A boy's world is ruin and rubble, with a wire fence and soldiers separating him from the cool hills where his father used to take him as a small child. Can a tiny, green plant shoot give him hope in a bleak landscape?
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Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 230 x 250 x 4mm | 160g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 1406325880
  • 9781406325881
  • 94,140

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It's absolutely perfect. Please trust me that it's a book you'll want to read, and want to read with your children. It matters. * thebookbag.co.uk *
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About Michael Foreman

Michael Foreman is one of the world's leading illustrators. He has won several major awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal, most recently for War Boy. His titles for Walker Books include Beowulf, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Mia's Story, Say Hello and A Child's Garden. He lives in South West London.
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Rating details

201 ratings
4.2 out of 5 stars
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4 41% (83)
3 15% (30)
2 2% (4)
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