Written by Deborah Diesen and illustrated by Mary Lundquist
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
A mother and child plant flower bulbs in the fall, wait through the winter, and see them bloom in the spring.
This book isn't really about the flowers, but instead, a mother spending time with her daughter and watching her bloom.
Deborah Diesen currently works for a nonprofit organization and has also worked as a librarian and a bookseller. She lives in Grand Ledge, Michigan.