Jessica and the Golden Orb

A story for children about the very special properties of golden-orange tomatoes, written and illustrated by Janet Bradbury.

We welcome you to download a copy of the book to print or read from your computer for free.


‘Jessica and the Golden Orb’ was featured by the Wanganui Midweek newspaper in the article ‘Tomato stars in new book’.

Jessica the seed saver

A story for children, written and illustrated by Janet Bradbury.

Jessica’s tomato plant finishes fruiting and suggests that she plant some seeds to continue growing the golden-orange fruit. Jessica must learn to save and grow the seeds of her favourite heritage tomato.

Includes recipes and planting instructions.