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Junior Garden-Club Handbook

A Leader’s Guide

by Fannie H. Peeples

vintage hardcover -  very good condition

former Garden Club Federation book

dustjacket has tiny tear

D. Van Nostrand Company,  1963

208 pages   

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The Green Thumb Story

by Jean Fielder

illustrated by Barbara Latham

vintage hardcover - 1950’s

former library book with usual library markings

shows some wear with bumped corners and a few

light small stains

E.M. Hale & Company,

44 pages   

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We Love The Dirt - Hello Reader - Level 1

Preschool- Grade 1

by Tony Johnston

Scholastic, 1997

First Printing

softcover, 391 pages

very good condition

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The Thief in the Botanical Gardens

by Diane Redfield Massie

Xerox Education Publications, 1975

vintage hardcover -  40 pages

interior pages are in good condition

no marks or highlighting

cover shows slight discoloration as shown in photo

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In My Mother’s Garden

by Melissa Madenski

Little Brown & Company, 1995

First Edition stated

very good condition

hardcover,  32 pages

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My First Garden Book

by Angela Wilkes

used hardcover

good condition - small piece of tape on spine of book

incredible resource

Alfred A. Knopf - 1992

48 pages

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Eyewitness Visual Dictionaries -

The Visual Dictionary of Plants

edited by Mary Lindsay

Dorling Kindersley, first American Edition stated, 1992

oversized hardcover - good condition

64 pages - amazing photos - excellent resource

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Eyewitness Books - Plant

by David Burnie

Alfred A. Knopf, 1989

First American Edition stated

hardcover - good condition

64 pages - amazing photos - excellent resource

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My First Garden Book

by Angela Wilkes

used hardcover

good condition - small piece of tape on spine of book

incredible resource

Alfred A. Knopf - 1992

48 pages

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What Happens in Autumn

National Geographic Society, 1982

by Suzanne Venino

1951 - Meredith Publishing Company

used hardcover -

fair condition - pages somewhat wavy

last page- taped

32 pages

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The Victory Garden Kids’ Book

A Beginner’s Guide to Growing Vegetables, Fruits,

and Flowers

by Marjorie Waters

Houghton Mifflin, 1988

softcover, 63 pages - great photos and illustrations

book shows definite wear with creased covers and

some dog-eared pages towards back of book

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Grow For It!

by S.K. Dunn

Scholastic, Inc., 2006

softcover -  48 pages

NEW BOOK!!!!

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Kids Gardening - A Kids’ Guide to Messing

Around in the Dirt

by Kevin Raftery and Kim Gilbert Raftery

Klutz Press, 1989

spiralbound softcover

88 pages

back cover has tear that has been taped

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Flowers - Eyewitness Explorers

Investigate the colorful world of flowers, fruits, and seeds

by David Burnie

Dorling Kindersley, Inc., 1992

hardcover - 61 pages, good condition

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Sunflower Houses - Inspiration From the Garden

A Book for Children and Their Grown-Ups

by Sharon Lovejoy

Workman Publishing, 2001

softcover, 144 pages

NEW BOOK!!!!

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Growing Up Green - Parents & Children

Gardening Together

by Alice Skelsey & Gloria Huckaby

vintage softcover, 240 pages

Workman Publishing Company, 1973

good condition

$4.50 plus media mail shipping

A Brighter Garden

A celebration of Emily Dickinson’s poetry illustrated by Tasha Tudor

Philomel Books, 1990, second impression

hardcover - good condition

beautiful water color color illustrations

former library book - library markings have been hidden

63 pages - pages are intact and without notes

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Gardening Together With Children - Roots Shoots Buckets & Boots

by Sharon Lovejoy

softcover, 159 pages

Workman Publishing Company,

First Printing stated, 1999

very good condition

$6.50 plus media mail shipping

How a Seed Grows

by Helene J. Jordan

illustrated by Loretta Krupinski

softcover, 32 pages

Harper Collins, Revised Edition, 1992

very good condition

$2.95 plus media mail shipping

In My Garden Pop-Up Book

text by Gill Davies

illustrated by Gill Guile

Bendon Publishing International

amazing pop-up hardcover, 17 pages very good condition

$5.95 plus media mail shipping

Kids Gardening - A Kids’ Guide to Messing

Around in the Dirt

by Kevin Raftery and Kim Gilbert Raftery

Klutz Press, 1989

spiralbound softcover

88 pages

excellent condition

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In Abigail’s Garden

compiled and illustrated by Helen Williams

a book of poems

E.P. Dutton, 1986

First Edition, 30 pages

hardcover, good condition

beautiful illustrations

former library book

$3.95 plus media mail shipping

Gardening With Children - A Handbook

Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record/

Plants & Gardens

Vol. 40  No. 3  Summer  Autumn 1984

softcover -good condition

64 pages   

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Everything Grows

Photo-illustrated by Bruce McMillan

Raffi Songs to Read

Crown Publishers, Inc., 1989

softcover, good condition

front cover has a crease - 32 pages

former library book with usual library markings

$2.50 plus media mail shipping

The Sunflower Parable

by Liz Curtis Higgs

illustrated by Nancy Munger

Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1997

hardcover,

former library book with usual library markings

$3.50 plus media mail shipping

The Secret Garden

Classic Starts Retold from the Frances Hodgson Burnett original

Sterling, 2005

illustrated by Lucy Corvino

hardcover, 154 pages

excellent condition

$3.95 plus media mail shipping

Anna’s Garden Songs

pictures by Lena Anderson

poems by Mary Q. Steele

Scholastic, Inc., 1989

softcover, 32 pages

good condition

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Linnea in Monet’s Garden  VHS Tape

First Run Features, 1993

30 minutes

good condition

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The Secret Garden  VHS Tape

Hallmark Hall of Fame

Republic Pictures, 1992

100 minutes

good condition

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Jack’s Garden

by Henry Cole

A Trumpet Club Special Edition, 1995

softcover, 24 pages

fairly good condition

$4.95 plus media mail shipping

Marigold Garden

by Kate Greenaway

Frederick Warne & Company,

hardcover, 58 pages

fair condition - well-loved book!

back cover has large white sticker

former library book - cover shows wear

$2.50 plus media mail shipping

Flower Fairies Stories From the Garden

by Frederick Warne

new reproductions of Cicely Mary Barker’s illustrations

Penguin Group, 2007

padded hardcover, 204 pages

stunning illustrations

very good condition

$7.95 plus media mail shipping

Heroes of the Vegetable Patch

by Ulf Stark and Charlotte Ramel

Torva, 2011

hardcover, 28 pages

excellent condition

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

The Secret Garden Activity Book

15 Gardening and Nature Projects

Based on the Classic Story

illustrated by Graham Rust

Silver Dolphin Books, 1997

hardcover, 45 pages

excellent condition

$4.50 plus media mail shipping

Sow and Grow - A Gardening Book for Children

by Tina Davis

Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2008

wirebound hardcover, 144 pages

stunning book

excellent condition

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

Linnea in Monet’s Garden 

by Christina Bjork and Lena Anderson

R & S Books, 1991

hardcover, 54 pages

bottom corner of last page has been torn

good condition

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Zinnia’s Flower Garden

by Monica Wellington

Dutton Children’s Books, 2005

hardcover, 32 pages

good condition

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Whose Garden Is It?

by Mary Ann Hoberman

illustrated by Jane Dyer

Gulliver Books, 2004

First Edition

hardcover, 36 pages

good condition

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Blue Potatoes, Orange Tomatoes

How to Grow a Rainbow Garden

by Rosalind Creasy

A Sierra Club Book, 1997

softcover, 40 pages

good condition

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Wildflowers, Blooms and Blossoms

Take-Along Guide

by Diane L. Burns

NorthWord Press, 1998

softcover, 48 pages

very good condition

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Linnea in Monet’s Garden 

by Christina Bjork and Lena Anderson

R & S Books, 1991

hardcover, 54 pages

very good condition

good condition

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The Gardening Book

Make Your Own Garden With 50 Green

Activities

by Jane Bull

Dk Publishing, 2003

hardcover, 48 pages

good condition

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Project Garden

A Month-By-Month Guide to Planting,

Growing, and Enjoying All Your Backyard Has To Offer

by Stacy Tornio

Adams Media, 2012

softcover, 182 pages

good condition

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Murgatroyd’s Garden

by Judy Zavos and Drahos Zak

St. Martin’s Press, 2000

hardcover, 32 pages

good condition

cover shows light wear

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The Garden of Happiness

by Erika Tamar

Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1996

hardcover, 32 pages

good condition

cover shows light wear

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Your First Garden Book

by Marc Brown

Little, Brown, and  Company, 1981

softcover, 48 pages

good condition

cover shows light wear

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Children’s Garden Book

Instructions Plans & Stories

A Voice from a Gentle Age

by Olive Percival

Huntington Library, 2005

hardcover, 63 pages

good condition

gift inscription on front endpage

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The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Puffin Books, 1994

softcover, 298 pages

good condition

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Let’s Grow

72 Gardening Adventures With Children

by Linda Tilgner

Storey Communications, 1988

vintage softcover, 208 pages

good condition

$5.95 plus media mail shipping

Zinnia’s Flower Garden

by Monica Wellington

Dutton Children’s Books, 2005

hardcover, 32 pages

good condition

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The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Wordsworth Children’s Classics, 1993

softcover, 300 pages

interior pages - good condition

cover shows light wear

$1.95 plus media mail shipping

Sunflower Houses - Garden Discoveries for

Children of All Ages

by Sharon Lovejoy

Interweave Press

softcover, 144 pages

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Down & Dirty - 43 Fun & Funky First-Time

Projects & Activities to Get You Gardening

by Ellen Zachos

Storey Publishing, 2006

softcover, 248 pages

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Gardening Together With Children - Roots Shoots Buckets & Boots

by Sharon Lovejoy

softcover, 159 pages

Workman Publishing Company,

First Printing stated, 1999

very good condition

$6.50 plus media mail shipping

Miss Emma’s Wild Garden

by Anna Grossnickle Hines

Greenwillow Books, 1997

hardcover, 24 pages

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My First Garden

by Wendy Lewison

Little Green Books

Simon & Schuster, 2009

board book, 16 pages

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Kids in the Garden: Growing Plants for

Food and Fun

by Elizabeth McCorquodale

Black Dog Publishing, 2010

softcover, 96 pages

good condition

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Tissue Paper Flowers

good enough to fool bees

by Barbara Kane

by Editors of Klutz

wirebound softcover, 34 pages

good condition

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Greening School Grounds

Creating Habitats for Learning

edited by Tim Grant and Gail Littlejohn

New Society Publishers,

softcover, 136 pages

very good “like new” “condition

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Health and Nutrition from the Garden

Junior Master Gardener -

Golden Ray Series - Level 1

Texas Agricultural Extension Service, 2001

wirebound softcover - 187  pages plus cards for “Fruit and Veggie Mania”

like new condition

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Linnea in Monet’s Garden 

by Christina Bjork and Lena Anderson

R & S Books, 1991

hardcover, 54 pages

bottom corner of last page has been torn

good condition

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Zinnia’s Flower Garden

by Monica Wellington

Dutton Children’s Books, 2005

hardcover, 32 pages

good condition

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Gardening Wizardy for Kids

Green Thumb Magic for the Great Indoors

by L. Patricia Kite

Barron’s, 1995

plastic comb softcover, 220 pages

gift inscription written inside front cover

good condition

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Grow Your Own for Kids

by Chris Collins & Lia Leendertz

published by Mitchell Beazley, 2012

softcover,  pages

good condition

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Pumpkin Circle - The Story of a Garden

story by George Levenson

photography by Shmuel Thaler

Tricycle Press,

softcover,  40 pages

good condition

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Rosy’s Garden

A Child’s Keepsake of Flowers

by Satomi Ichikawa

Philomel Books, 1990

hardcover,  48 pages

good condition

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Good Morning, Garden

by Barbara Brenner

NorthWord Press, 2004

hardcover,  32 pages

good condition

former library book

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Plants are Like Kids

Indoor and Outdoor Gardening

by Jerry Baker

Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1976

vintage hardcover,  63 pages

good condition

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Alphabet Garden

by Laura Jane Coats

Macmillan Publishing, 1993

hardcover,  32 pages

good condition

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Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!

by  Candace Fleming

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2002

hardcover,  32 pages

good condition

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The Imaginary Garden

by Andrew Larsen and Irene Luxbacher

Kids Can Press, 2009

hardcover,  32 pages

good condition

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