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The Rose in My Garden


The Rose in My Garden

by Arnold Lobel
Morrow,William & Co

Start with a single rose. Add hollyhocks and marigolds, sunflowers and zinnias. Voila! A quiet, tranquil, beautiful garden grows before your very eyes. But who's that hiding in the corner? This cumulative story is sure to be a perennial favorite with youngsters--and gardeners--everywhere.


Let's Talk:

Ideas to Explore Together

Before you read: What kind of flower is on the cover? What color is the rose? What is your favorite flower? Why?

As you read: What do you think will be planted in the garden next? Who is hiding in the corner?

After you read: If you had a garden, what would you plant? Why?


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