By Robbyn Smith van Frankenhuyzen
Whereas pulling weeds and planting seeds along with her dad on Hazel Ridge Farm's prairie, Heather discovers a wooden duckling on my own within the grass. frightened for the duckling's safeguard, Heather asks her dad if she will be able to take care of him. "You need to maintain him secure and hot and fed. you should educate him the right way to be a duck--to swim, to seek for insects, and the way to fly." Aptly named Mr. Peet for his chirping sound, the ducking accompanies Heather as she feeds the chickens, rabbits, and horses. They spend the summer time swimming jointly within the pond, and Mr. Peet finally masters how you can fly. Heather turns into involved whilst she hasn't visible Mr. Peet in 10 days. Her dad reassures her that the wooden duck could have came across his personal position in nature. Heather is pleased with her paintings and she or he understands Mr. Peet might be okay, simply because she enjoyed him barely enough.
By Michael L. Cooper
From colonial occasions to the trendy day, issues have remained consistent in American historical past: the harmful energy of fires and the bravery of these who struggle them.
Fighting hearth! brings to existence ten of the deadliest infernos this state has ever persevered: the good fires of Boston, ny, Chicago, Baltimore, and San Francisco, the failures of the Triangle Shirtwaist manufacturing unit, the overall Slocum, and the Cocoanut Grove nightclub, the wildfire of Witch Creek in San Diego County, and the disaster of 11th of September. each one blaze ended in new firefighting options and applied sciences, but the fight opposed to fires maintains to at the present time. With ancient pictures and a fast paced textual content, this can be either a thrilling examine firefighting historical past and a party of the human spirit.
By Frane Lessac
"A fiesta of colours and photographs dominate this shimmering, academic book." — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
Take a visit to the Caribbean, the place one little island bargains many unique goods to count number! the following the 3 hilltop homes are painted in tropical colorings, the 5 marketplace girls put on shady hats, the 9 limbo dancers sway on a sunny seashore, and the 10 wildly dressed little ones rejoice carnival time. With bright shades and an invitingly naive contact, Frané Lessac leads a laid-back counting lesson in precise island variety.
By Carole Marsh
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