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Jesse and Lewis want to grow their own fruit and vegies, just like people do on a farm. They're going to dig and build, plant and grow, and when they're finished they're going to have a feast.

Jesse and Lewis want to grow their own fruit and vegies, just like people do on a farm. They're going to dig and build, plant and grow, and when they're finished they're going to have a feast!

'An engaging book, with beautiful illustrations, that helps show children the joys of growing, harvesting, preparing and sharing fresh, seasonal, delicious food in their own backyard.' Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation

Reviews

Identified as a CBCA 2017 Book of the Year Notable and with sustainability being one of the cross curriculum priorities of the Australian Curriculum this is an essential addition to both the home and school library as we look to a better, healthier future.

Barbara Braxton, The Bottom Shelf

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780670078295

    March 28, 2016

    Viking

    32 pages

    RRP $24.99

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Awards and Recognition

  • Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    2016
    Shortlisted
    5–8 Years
  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2017
    Shortlisted
    Picture Book
  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2017

    Crichton Award for New Illustrators

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