Inspired by the true story of a community garden in Brooklyn, New York, this picture book, The Bear's Garden, by writer Marcie Colleen and illustrator Alison Oliver, is a testament to how imagination and dedication can transform communities and create beauty for everyone in unexpected places.
A little girl sees an empty lot in a city and imagines what it can be.
a place to grow
a place to play
and a place to love
With the help of her stuffed bear, the girl brings her community together to create a beautiful garden.
An Imprint Book
A well-illustrated, beautifully written tale of encouragement. --Kirkus Reviews, starred review