The Man Who Made Parks: The Story of Parkbuilder Frederick Law Olmsted

The Man Who Made Parks is a picturesque introduction to the story of Frederick Law Olmsted, North America's first landscape architect, who gave millions of city children the opportunity to play on grass, listen to birdsong, and watch the leaves change color. 

By Frieda Wishinsky, Illustrated by Song Nan Zhang
32 Pages
Published by Tundra Books, 2009