That's Not a Daffodil! by Elizabeth Honey

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A playful story that children will enjoy again and again about an inventive boy, a kindly gardener, a growing friendship, and the promise of a bulb When Tom's neighbor Mr. Yilmaz gives him a brown bulb, Tom can't believe it will flower. "That's not a daffodil!" says Tom. "Well," says the old gardener. "Let's plant it and see." Tom plays a game of imagination as the daffodil bulb given to him by his kindly neighbor grows first into a green beak, then turns into a rocket, and finally into a trumpet of gold. A satisfying tale, playful repetition, and building anticipation will make children request this story again and again. 
 

About Elizabeth Honey

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Elizabeth Honey is one of Australia’s most popular authors.From the Hardcover edition.
 
Published October 1, 2011 by Allen & Unwin. 32 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Outdoors, Children's Books.

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Mr. Yilmaz from next door visits young Tom with a gift in a rumpled paper bag: a little bulb.

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