Tag Archives: Farm Life

The Finest Christmas Tree

Author: Ann Hassett Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Product Description Every year Farmer Tuttle loads his truck with Christmas trees fresh from his farm and drives down to the city to sell them. Then he picks out a special Christmas hat to bring home to Mrs. Tuttle. But one year, people stopped buying real […]

Old Macdonald: A Hand-Puppet Board Book (Little Scholastic)

Author: Scholastic Publisher: Scholastic Product Description This title includes 5 adorable farm-animal faces top each finger of a velour glove puppet that features a small board book attached to the palm. Parents can quack-quack, oink-oink, moo-moo, meow-meow, and woof-woof while they manipulate the five farm animal finger puppets: a duck, a pig, a cow, a […]

Hello, Harvest Moon

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Ralph Fletcher Publisher: Clarion Books Product Description While tired farmers and their families are in bed, the harvest moon silently climbs into the sky and starts working its magic. For some, it is the nightly signal to rise and shine. It is time to hunt, to work, or to play in […]

The Complete Little House Nine-Book Set

Rating: (175 reviews) Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The set includes:Little House in the Big Woods, Little House on the Prairie, Farmer Boy, On the Banks of Plum Creek, By the Shores of Silver Lake, The Long Winter, Little Town on the Prairie, These Happy Golden Years, and The First Four Years. […]

Charlotte’s Web

Rating: (428 reviews) Author: E. B. White Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Beloved by generations, Charlotte’s Web and Stuart Little are two of the most cherished stories of all time. Now, for the first time ever, these treasured classics are available in lavish new collectors’ editions. In addition to a larger trim size, the original black-and-white […]

All the Places to Love

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Patricia Maclachlan Publisher: Joanna Cotler Product Description Within the sanctuary of a loving family, baby Eli is born and, as he grows, “learns to cherish the people and places around him, eventualy passing on what he has discovered to his new baby sister, Sylvie: ‘All the places to love are here […]

Old MacDonald Had a Farm (Little Golden Book)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Publisher: Golden Books

Blueberries for Sal (Picture Puffins)

Rating: (86 reviews) Author: Robert McCloskey Publisher: Puffin Amazon.com Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk go the blueberries into the pail of a little girl named Sal who–try as she might–just can’t seem to pick as fast as she eats. Robert McCloskey’s classic is a magical tale of the irrepressible curiosity–not to mention appetite–of youth. Sal and her […]

The Wounded Buzzard on Christmas Eve #13 (Hank the Cowdog)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: John R. Erickson Publisher: Puffin

Christmas Day in the Morning

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Pearl S. Buck Publisher: HarperCollins Book Description Rob wants to get his father something special for Christmas this year — something that shows how much he really loves him. But it’s Christmas Eve, and he doesn’t have much money to spend. What could he possibly get? Suddenly, Rob thinks of the […]

Dairy Queen

Rating: (27 reviews) Author: Catherine Murdock Publisher: Graphia Book Description When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said. Harsh words indeed, from Brian Nelson of all people. But, D. J. can’t help admitting, maybe he’s right. When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up […]

Dream Snow

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Publisher: Philomel Amazon.com It’s almost Christmas and it hasn’t snowed yet. As the farmer naps on his small farm, he dreams of being covered in a gentle blanket of new snow. Then, one by one, he dreams of each of his five animals (aptly named One, Two, Three, Four, and Five) […]

Further Adventures of Hank the Cowdog #2 (Hank the Cowdog)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: John R. Erickson Publisher: Puffin Book Description Hank has been stricken with “Eye-crosserosis”! Unless he can find a cure for this dangerous condition, his position as Head of Ranch Security is at stake. USA Today calls the hilarious Hank the Cowdog series “…the best family entertainment in years.” Hank is a […]

Fisher Price My Little People Farm (Lift the Flap Playbooks)

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Doris Tomaselli Publisher: Reader’s Digest Book Description An introduction to early learning concepts using over 40 lift-up flaps and die-cuts on the famous Fisher-Price Farm. These quality books are printed in full color on both sides of every flap. This special PlayBook transforms the Little People Farm into a wonderful place […]

Worth

Rating: (31 reviews) Author: A. LaFaye Publisher: Aladdin Book Description Before the accident Nathaniel’s life seemed pretty good. His help around the farm made his father proud. But now, with a busted leg, Nathaniel can’t do farmwork anymore, so his father adopts another son through the Orphan Train. Feeling replaced and useless, Nathaniel attends school […]

Charlotte’s Web (Trophy Newbery)

Rating: (412 reviews) Author: E. B. White, Garth Williams, Edith Goodkind Rosenwald, Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress) Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description These are the words in Charlotte’s web, high in the barn. Her spiderweb tells of her feelings for a little pig named Wilbur, as well as the feelings of a little girl […]

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type

Rating: (178 reviews) Author: Doreen Cronin Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Amazon.com The literacy rate in Farmer Brown’s barn goes up considerably once his cows find an old typewriter and begin typing. To the harassed farmer’s dismay, his communicative cows quickly become contentious: Dear Farmer Brown, The barn is very cold at night. We’d […]

Together

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Dimitrea Tokunbo Publisher: Orchard Books Book Description The sheep bleats, “Baa, baa, baa.” She gives us warm, soft wool. Giving to me, giving to you, Together there’s a lot we can do. The beautifully illustrated picture book TOGETHER introduces children to farm animals and the ways they work to provide for […]