Spring 2023

Bo and the Community Garden

From the Series Bo at the Buzz (Read Woke ™ Chapter Books)

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Bo and his friends are working on a community garden at school. But what if they can’t agree on what to plant? See what they decide as Bo learns about the benefits of the garden.

Format Your Price Add
978-1-7284-7617-9
On pre-order until 01/01/2023
$21.99
978-1-7284-8631-4
On pre-order until 01/01/2023
$9.99
978-1-7284-8140-1
On pre-order until 01/01/2023
$32.99
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
Category Diverse Books: #OwnVoices, Diverse Books: Race & Ethnicity, Diverse Books: Social Class, Diversity, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2023
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Read Woke ™ Books
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2023-01-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV050000, JUV039070, JUV011010
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 5.25 x 7.5
Lexile 550
Guided Reading Level L
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Introductory note, Reviewed, and Table of contents

Reviews

Booklist

“The book’s three short chapters feature cultural touchstones and lively color illustrations. Readers not yet ready for the J.D. the Kid Barber series, by J. Dillard, will find the same Black Boy Joy here.”—Booklist

Author: Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith is a writer and editor based in Falls Church, Virginia.

Illustrator: Subi Bosa

Subi Bosa is an illustrator currently based in Cape Town, South Africa. After studying architecture he realized his passion was in illustration. He began working as a freelancer, partnering with self-publishing authors worldwide while studying graphic design at the Academy of Digital Arts in Cape Town. In 2020, Subi was awarded a Mo Siewcharran Publisher's Prize for Illustration. He has illustrated picture books, comics and graphic novels.