All the animals are busy lending a hand in the garden in this lively numbers book The parrots are pulling up carrots, the bears are picking pears and a swarm of bees are pruning the trees with their miniature shears. Julia Donaldson’s whimsical rhymes and Nick Sharratt’s hilarious illustrations make this early introduction to animals, the outdoors, and gardening a delight to share out loud. With plenty to giggle at on every page, counting—or gardening—has never been so much fun!
Julia Donaldson is a popular children's author who has written such stories as The Giants and the Joneses, the Smarties Prize-winning The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom, and The Snail and the Whale. Nick Sharratt has won numerous awards for his picture books, including the Children's Book Award for Eat Your Peas; among his other books are The Big Book of Crazy Mix-Ups and Shark in the Park.