Black Bird Bookstore

Author Storytime w/ Tenisha Bernal

Author and illustrator Tenisha Bernal reads from her latest board book Little Gardener's First 100 Words, a book for budding gardeners that introduces little ones to 100 different items found in the garden.

About Little Gardener's First 100 Words: The perfect primer for budding gardeners, this board book introduces little ones to 100 different items found in the garden!

From bugs to tools, each page in this unique first words book is filled with things found in the garden—above and below the ground!

Little ones can learn about the parts of a plant, the different herbs, fruits, and vegetables that can grow in a garden, and the names of tools that make gardening easier. There is even a page dedicated to urban gardening for those who don’t have yards!

Detailed illustrations and brightly colored backgrounds are sure to engage even the youngest of nature enthusiasts. This perfect gift for budding gardeners will show them the tools they need to create and care for their very own garden.

Tenisha Bernal is a freelance graphic designer. As a child she loved drawing as well as baking, and her passion for both of these inspired her to create her first children’s book: Little Chef’s First 100 Words. She grew up in northern California and now lives there with her husband and their young son.