Mechanicsburg, PA - Sunbury Press has released Joanne Risso's latest children's book "In the Field"; teaching children about gardening and the cycles of nature. The book is illustrated by Missi Allen.

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ABOUT THE BOOK: "In the Field" is a thoughtful journey in which a young boy discovers connections between his family and the environment. His desire to make his mother happy unintentionally interferes with the environment around him. How can he repair the damage he has done, and see his mother’s smile again? ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Joanne L.S. Risso was born and raised in Gippsland, Australia. Trained as a teacher, she has worked with children deep in the heart of Africa, Asia, Europe, Australia and North America. Joanne and her family take care of their garden: full of vegetables and flowers and weeds! She lives with her husband and four children in Central Pennsylvania. Please visit to learn more about the author. ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR: Missi Brenneman-Allen lives peacefully and works happily in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania. Please visit to learn more about the artist. In the Field Authored by Joanne L. S. Risso, Illustrated by Missi Allen List Price: $9.99 8.25" x 6" (20.955 x 15.24 cm) Full Color Bleed on White paper 40 pages Sunbury Press, Inc. ISBN-13: 978-1620061961 ISBN-10: 1620061961 BISAC: Juvenile Fiction / Nature & the Natural World / Environment For more information, please see: