This story tells in whimsical style and illustrations how a bean grows. It shows how beans, like human beings, come in more than one color.
Benjamin Bean is the main character of this delightful story. A baby bean begins life in the warm garden soil and learns an important lesson.
Several original rhymes and riddles embellish the story line. Full color watercolor illustrations provide vivid storybook images.
The book will encourage young readers to think about our deep connection with nature. It's theme promotes the cultural acceptance of human diversity at a basic level.
Co-authors: Dolly Arksey and Denise Hammerberg