We Grew It — Let’s Eat It!
DC twins Annie and Veda learn about the White House veggie garden and want to grow fruits and vegetables, too. But how, if you live in an apartment? Watch the twins and senior gardener Ida work and play their way through planting, tending, and harvesting in a neighborhood Community Garden. Then comes the fun of preparing and eating simple, tasty, homegrown food!
K- Grade 4
By Annie and Veda as told to Justine Kenin
Full-color photos by Becky Lettenberger
50 pages, soft cover 8.5″ x 11″, with recipes and suggestions for further reading
About the Authors
Justine Kenin and her daughters Annie and Veda Hedgepeth (authors) are DC natives. Justine is a producer/editor for National Public Radio’s “All Things Considered.” Annie and Veda are students in the DC Public Schools.
Becky Lettenberger (photographer) is a multimedia producer and editor at National Public Radio.