author: Malachy Doyle
illustrator: Judith Allibone
Read and Wonder
When Jody’s grandfather comes to visit, he brings along a packet of seeds for them to plant. Through spring, summer, and fall, Jody watches her plants sprout, flower, and grow lots of beans. Soon, as Jody’s parents await a new baby, Grandpa and Jody are picking the beans — and waiting for next spring. Back matter includes an index.
A magical story will inspire you to grow your own runner beans.