Indigo Blume and the Garden City received a 2013 NAACP Image Award Nomination for Outstanding Children's Literature. Indigo Blume is a nine-year old girl who lives in the fictional city of Garden City. She decides to enter a "Go Green" contest, even though her friends won't help her with her big idea: A Rooftop Garden. In the end, she is successful at cleaning up her community and building a garden with climbing beans so tall they almost touch the stars. A "Green" glossary is included, as well as a Read Aloud CD with a special song written and performed by SPEECH of ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT.
January 2013 : USA Paperback
September 2012 : USA Paperback
Title: Indigo Blume and the Garden City (Book & CD)
Author(s): Kwame Alexander
ISBN: 1-888018-98-4 / 978-1-888018-98-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Word of Mouth Books/Capital BookFest