Remember Me

Summer My Father Was Ten
Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7 
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ISBN 9781563978296
Publisher Summary
That was the summer the boy lost a baseball under a tomato plant in Mr. Bellavista's garden. And someone tossed a tomato back instead of the baseball. A lively battle took place, which seemed like great fun at the time, but in the end Mr. Bellavista's garden had been destroyed. In a touching story of one boy's efforts to make amends, we see the rebuilding of a garden and the forming of a relationship across generations. With luminous, beautifully detailed watercolors, the artist has captured both the sadness and the quiet joy woven throughout the tale.

A father tells his son the story of how he damaged a neighbor's garden when he was a boy and what he did to make amends.
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