How to Help a Pumpkin Grow

By Ashley Wolff,

Book cover of How to Help a Pumpkin Grow

Book description

What does it take to help a pumpkin grow? Find out in this warm, rhyming tale of gardening and unexpected friendship.

Dog is planting a garden, doing all he can to help his pumpkins grow: protecting them from snow, weeding and watering their patch, and keeping them safe from barnyard…

Shepherd is reader supported. When you buy books, we may earn an affiliate commission

Why read it?

1 author picked How to Help a Pumpkin Grow as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?

What I loved most about Ashley Wolff’s How to Help a Pumpkin Grow was her color! This luscious book is filled with gorgeous, intense full-spectrum color! Wolff’s wet on wet washes flow seamlessly into each other as a base layer. I am guessing, there may be some smooth pastel added to enhance the color in places. Wolff’s adept painting skill brings out details with multi-colored painted line work on top of the washes. 

Unusual touches like the addition of saturated royal blue to highlight the black coat of the dog and crow feathers add an interesting pop of color.…

From Jacqueline's list on Halloween illustrated.

Want books like How to Help a Pumpkin Grow?

Our community of 9,000+ authors has personally recommended 10 books like How to Help a Pumpkin Grow.

Browse books like How to Help a Pumpkin Grow

5 book lists we think you will like!

Interested in gardening, animals, and Halloween?

9,000+ authors have recommended their favorite books and what they love about them. Browse their picks for the best books about gardening, animals, and Halloween.

Gardening Explore 80 books about gardening
Animals Explore 175 books about animals
Halloween Explore 79 books about Halloween