In the attic, Jed finds an old toy tractor with a miniature farmer in the driveras seat. It seems just like any other toyabut then amazing things happen. First, Jedas bedroom carpet begins to sprout tiny green shoots. Then a pumpkin appears on a vine. It grows and GROWS, until it is big enough to win first prize at the county fair. When Jed returns home with his ribbon, the mysterious farmer is a toy once again . . . or is it? Scott Nashas inventive art, complete with vintage toys, adds a nostalgic feel to the magic.

The Toy Farmer 2007, Dutton Children's Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780525476498