In this prequel to The Year of the Book, join Anna in a year of discovery, new beginnings, friendships, and growth.
When she was eight, Andrea Cheng cleared out a space behind her house and made a garden just like the one in this book. Though she passed away in 2015, her books will continue to inspire.
Patrice Barton earned a BFA in studio art from the University of Texas–Austin and illustrates
books for children.