Mrs. Spitzer's Garden

Mrs. Spitzer's Garden Cover

Mrs. Spitzer's Garden

By Edith Pattou; Tricia Tusa (Illustrator)

Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152019785, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 14, 2001

Description

Mrs. Spitzer is a wise teacher who knows many things. She knows about gardens. She knows about children. She knows how similar they are, and how both will flourish if tended lovingly.
There are many remarkable teachers like Mrs. Spitzer in the world, and Edith Pattou's simple, moving story along with Tricia Tusa's inspired, whimsical illustrations celebrate all they do, year after year, to help our children grow and blossom.



About the Author
EDITH PATTOU is the author of two highly acclaimed teen fantasy novels, "Hero's Song" and "Fire Arrow," an IRA Young Adults' Choice. She lives with her family in Columbus, Ohio.

TRICIA TUSA has written and illustrated many wonderful picture books, including "Maebelle's Suitcase, Bunnies in My Head," and C"amilla's New Hairdo," a Parents Magazine Best Book. She lives with her family in Houston, Texas.

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