Ox-Cart Man

Puffin Books - The oxcart man packs his goods - the wool from his sheep, the shawl his wife made, the mittens his daughter knitted, and the linen they wove. Winner of the caldecott medalthus begins a lyrical journey through the days and weeks, the months, and the changing seasons in the life of one New Englander and his family.

He packs the birch brooms his son carved, and even a bag of goose feathers from the barnyard geese. He travels over hills, through valleys, by streams, past farms and villages. At portsmouth market he sells his goods, one by one - even his beloved ox. Like a pastoral symphony translated into picture book format, the stunning combination of text and illustrations recreates the mood of 19-century rural New England.

Ox-Cart Man - The horn Book  Puffin. Then, with his pockets full of coins, he wanders through the market, buying provisions for his family, and returns to his home. And the cycle begins again.

Miss Rumphius

Puffin Books - Miss rumphius received the American Book Award in the year of publication. Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures. The art for miss rumphius has a permanent home in the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. The countless lupines that bloom along the coast of Maine are the legacy of the real Miss Rumphius, the Lupine Lady, who scattered lupine seeds everywhere she went.

. This beloved classic and celebration of nature—written by a beloved caldecott winner—is lovelier than ever! Barbara Cooney's story of Alice Rumphius, live in a house by the sea, and do something to make the world more beautiful, who longed to travel the world, has a timeless quality that resonates with each new generation.

Miss Rumphius - The illustrations have been reoriginated, going back to the original art to ensure state-of-the-art reproduction of Cooney's exquisite artwork. Alice made a promise to make the world a more beautiful place, then a seed of an idea is planted and blossoms into a beautiful plan.


HarperCollins - From two-time caldecott medal-winning illustrator Barbara Cooney and celebrated children’s book author Alice McLerran comes Roxaboxen, a treasured story about the magic of a child’s imagination. Marian called it Roxboxen. And all children needed to go there was a long stick and a soaring imagination. A celebration of the transforming magic of the imagination.

An original. Ala booklist miss rumphius: Story and Pictures. HarperCollins. There across the road, it looked like any rocky hill—nothing but sand and rocks, and some old wooden boxes. But it was a special place.

How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World Dragonfly Books

Dragonfly Books - Then hitch a ride to England and hijack a cow for the freshest possible milk. HarperCollins. Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures. Dragonfly Books. First hop a steamboat to Italy for the finest semolina wheat. Illus. In full color. An apple pie is easy to make. If the market is open. And, oh yes! don't forget to go apple picking in Vermont! A simple recipe for apple pie is included.

This deliciously silly recipe for apple pie takes readers around the globe to gather ingredients. But if the market is closed, the world becomes your grocery store.

Who's Buying? Who's Selling?: Understanding Consumers and Producers Lightning Bolt Books ® ― Exploring Economics

LernerClassroom - Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures. How do they work together in the marketplace? Read this book to find out. HarperCollins. Dragonfly Books. Have you ever bought a cold drink at a lemonade stand? or have you baked cookies for a school bake sale? If so, producers, you’re a consumer and a producer! Consumers, buyers, and sellers all provide things other people want and need.

Blueberries for Sal

Puffin Books - Great product! Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures. But when sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill, she discovers a mama bear preparing for her own long winter. Meanwhile sal's mother is being followed by a small bear with a big appetite for berries! Will each mother go home with the right little one? With its expressive line drawings and charming story, Blueberries for Sal has won readers' hearts since its first publication in 1948.

HarperCollins. Dragonfly Books. What happens when sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? A Caldecott Honor Book! Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother a picking blueberries to can for the winter. All the color and flavor of the sea and pine-covered Maine countryside. School library Journal, starred review.

Blueberries for Sal - The adventures of a little girl and a baby bear while hunting for blueberries with their mothers one bright summer day.

Island Boy Picture Puffins

Puffin Books - Teachers will love it; buy extra copies. School library journal"as encompassing as the portrait of a life depicted in the award-winning Miss Rumphius, Cooney's latest work is an ode to simple acts of daily living. Publishers weekly  Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures. Dragonfly Books. And though in later years he sailed to faraway places, he always returned to the island he loved.

Island boy is certain to be a favorite for family sharing, as well as a must for school and public libraries. HarperCollins. The acclaimed author of miss rumphius recounts the lives of four generations living on a New England coastal island and the importance of family ties. The youngest and quietest of 12 children, Matthias grew closest to Tibbets Island, learning its secrets through the years.

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The Story about Ping

Grosset & Dunlap - Great product! Since 1933, the story about ping has captivated generations of readers, but never before has it been available in a mass-market paperback format. HarperCollins. Grosset Dunlap. Ping's misadventures one night while exploring the world around his home form the basis of this timeless classic, which is brought to life by Kurt Wiese's warm and poignant illustrations.

No one can deny the appeal of the book's hero, Ping, the spirited little duck who lives on a boat on the Yangtze River. Dragonfly Books. Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures.

Something Special for Me

Greenwillow Books - Used book in Good Condition. HarperCollins. The money jar that rosa, mama, and Grandma filled with their coins will be emptied to buy Rosa whatever she wants for her birthday. Grosset Dunlap. Dragonfly Books. But what can rosa choose that special enough-unless it's a gift they can all enjoy! Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures.

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One Morning in Maine Picture Puffins

Puffin Books - Puffin Books. HarperCollins. A caldecott honor book!today is a specidal day for Sal because she gets to go to Buck's Harbour with her dad. But when she wakes up to brush her teeth with her baby sister, she discovers something shocking. Great product! Grosset Dunlap. Her tooth is loose!and that's just the start of a huge day! Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures.

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A Tree Is Nice Rise and Shine

HarperCollins - Cows and babies can nap in the shade of a tree. Winner of the caldecott Medal“A radiant and buoyant picture book. The horn booka tree is Nice is a classic tale about the beauty of the everyday world. Birds can make nests in the branches. HarperCollins. A tree is nice. A tree is good to have around. They fill up the sky.

HarperCollins. Puffin Books. Simont's watercolors perfectly complement the poetic simplicity of the text, allowing the reader room to engage in his or her own imaginative embroiderings about trees" Children's Books and Their Creators. Trees are beautiful. Dragonfly Books. If you have a tree, roll in its leaves, you can climb up its trunk, or hang a swing from one of its limbs.

A Tree Is Nice Rise and Shine - Great product! Miss rumphius: Story and Pictures. Used book in Good Condition. Grosset Dunlap.