The Curious Garden

The Curious Garden Cover

The Curious Garden

By Peter Brown

Little, Brown Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780316015479, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2009

One boy's quest for a greener world... one garden at a time.
While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world.
This is an enchanting tale with environmental themes and breathtaking illustrations that become more vibrant as the garden blooms. Red-headed Liam can also be spotted on every page, adding a clever seek-and-find element to this captivating picture book.

About the Author
Peter is a graduate of the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. He grew up in Hopewell, NJ and now lives in Brooklyn, NY. He maintains a Web site at