"While lacking the timelessness of Kadir Nelson's If You Plant a Seed (2015) and the humor of Janet Stevens' Tops and Bottoms (1995), the message of coping with unmet expectations and not giving up hope is worthwhile. (Picture book. 5-8)"
There is no drought of picture books about animal friends making a garden. The hook in this one is the message that when plans go awry, there may still be a rainbow at the end.
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