Right in the middle of Marcy's city block is a littered vacant lot. Then one day she has a wonderful idea that not only improves the useless lot but her entire neighborhood as well. "DiSalvo-Ryan's warm text is enhanced by her soft pencil-and-watercolor illustrations depicting a diverse neighborhood drawn together by a community project."--Booklist.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing
Saddened by the empty lot on her block, where a building used to stand before it was condemned and destroyed, young Marcy and her elderly neighbor Miss Rosa begin a community garden there, eventually ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jwesley - LibraryThing
Similar to Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman, City Green is about two neighbors banding together to restore an empty lot into a community garden. Their perseverance leads to the other neighbors pitching in ... Read full review