Ann Arbor Adventures is a picture book series that captures the magic of a city filled with places that cater to kids' minds, creativity, abilities, and growth. Each book features an animal family exploring one of these special spots. The series is written by Ashlee Kristine Edens, illustrated by Nicole Ray and published by Fifth Avenue Press.
Ann Arbor Adventures: Matthaei Botanical Gardens follows a squirrel family as they explore the lush beauty and natural wonders of the Matthaei Botanical Gardens.
From the dense greenery of the Tropical House to the prickly majesty of the Arid House, from the formal beauty of the bonsai collection to the pleasures of the brightly colored koi, our family of adventurers — and yours — is in for a treat as they stroll through the Gardens' many treasures.
The Ann Arbor Adventures is a picture book series that captures the magic of the city of Ann Arbor. Ann Arbor has many places that cater to kids' minds, creativity, abilities, and growth. There are numerous things to do in this wonderful city that will create lasting memories for children. These places deserve to be celebrated.