The analogy is that we begin as a little seed. When we are taught to be curious and aware, we can stretch and grow while establishing roots that keep us strong and grounded. The illustrations are colorful and spark the imagination, and the story can be adapted for all ages. To engage the reader further, Chereso includes a section with discussion points called, "Questions To Play With". She even suggests that students can act the story out.
Tara Brach comments, "This beautiful book will help children remember and trust their natural belonging to this earth, and all of life". We couldn't agree more.