Young Gardener

Young Gardener

by Anthea Sieveking (Photographer), Beverley Buczacki (Author), Anthea Sieveking (Photographer), Stefan Buczacki (Author)

Synopsis

This is an exciting new title from the acclaimed gardening writer Stefan Buczacki, providing the perfect introduction for children to this rewarding and satisfying pastime. In collaboration with his wife, Beverley, Stefan has put together a series of projects and explanations designed to capture children's imaginations and fill them with enthusiasm for the natural world outside their own back door.

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More Information

Format: Paperback
Pages: 120
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Published: 16 Apr 2009

ISBN 10: 1847800009
ISBN 13: 9781847800008

Media Reviews
A simple guide to start an eco-friendly garden for all ages. Primary Times Young Gardener is an inspiring book for children of all ages. From the book you can learn how to recognise different flowers. Lucy Berry, age 11 Good Book Guide Knowledge of how to convey information to children in an interesting and understandable format makes this book engaging and inspirational... Visually appealing with good clear pictures featuring participating children, strong colourful images and cartoons to engage even the most insecure reader. This edition would make an ideal present for event the youngest potential gardener in the family. Warwickshire Life Exudes a passion through its text and photographs that should inspire any amateur horticulturalist. Carousel Well-presented, easy-to-understand info. Doesn't talk down to its reader. English Garden
Author Bio
Stefan Buczacki is one of Britain's most popular and most highly respected gardening experts and has presented many television programmes. For more information about Stefan Buczacki click here Through her career, Anthea Sieveking has concentrated on photographing children and young people particularly in the area of child development. Her photographs have appeared in many magazines and books including education books aimed especially at children. Her work has been used by the World Health Organisation and in 1994 she worked in India as part of the 'Child to Child' scheme to promote health education amongst poorer children. Another area of her work has been portraiture of personalities including Ben Kingsley, Iris Murdoch, Sir Winston Churchill and commissions by the Arts Council of Great Britain. Her other books for Frances Lincoln are My First ABC, the 'Find My' series, the 'Eye Spy' series, the 'What Size/What Shape' series, Young Gardener, All About Me and What Am I? Beverley Buczacki has over twenty five years experience in schools, most of them as a primary school head teacher and her science teaching has been singled out for special praise by OFSTED.