We are the Gardeners is a children's book that chronicles how the famous Gaines family began their garden. The stars of the show Fix Upper narrate how it began with a fern Chip gave Jo, their adventures along the way and what they have learned. Young readers will love the warm story of their discovery for the love of gardening, and want to create their own successful gardens. Written by Joanna Gaines, with warm water color illustrations by Julianna Swaney, this book is a heartwarming gift for kids.
Adorable book! My almost 4 year old & I really enjoyed it. The illustration is beautiful! As well as being well written. We plan on starting our own garden soon so this book was a wonderful way to get my toddler excited about it.
In Joanna Gaines' first children's book, We Are the Gardeners, the reader is introduced to the trials and triumphs of a family garden. From the first little fern that Chip gifted to his wife, to the full outdoor garden that it inspired, the Gaines family learns a number of lessons, both in gardening and in overcoming obstacles. This book is a sweet story about a gardening, working together as a family, and never letting failures define the journey. Whether you're looking to encourage a young gardener or just looking to help your children pick up from a set back, We Are the Gardeners would make a wonderful read.
*Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher. All opinions are my own.