Pre-Order Have You Ever Seen a Flower?

We have been fans of illustrator Shawn Harris since his first book Her Right Foot. We're delighted to be one of the few stores participating in the pre-order campaign for Have You Ever Seen a Flower?, Shawn's debut as both author and illustrator. Cathy calls it "an ode to the human connection to nature, not to be missed."

Purchase a copy of Have You Ever Seen a Flower? from Blue Willow Bookshop before May 4, and you'll receive a signed bookplate, an art print, and a branded seed packet while supplies last:

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By Shawn Harris (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781452182704
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - May 4th, 2021

Have You Ever Seen a Flower? is an enchanting picture book exploring the relationship between childhood and nature. In this simple yet profound story, one child experiences a flower with all five senses—from its color to its fragrance to the entire universe it evokes—revealing how a single flower can expand one's perspective in incredible ways.