Antler, Bear, Canoe
A Northwoods Alphabet
ISBN10: 0618226389 ISBN13: 9780618226382 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co Published: Aug 26 2002 Weight: 0.45lbs. Height: 11.00" Width: 8.50" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
In this companion to Gathering: A Northwoods Counting Book Betsy Bowen again captures the vibrant magic in each northwoods day through effortless prose and colorful woodcuts. While the canoe waits beneath the heavy snow and the river freezes over, bears turn in for long winter naps and people spend time reading by the fire or bundled up in layers. But when spring comes, it's time for kayaking, fishing, and listening to the quiet pond sounds of the new season. All of this and more is celebrated in Bowen's warm and unusual alphabet book that introduces children to the cyclical rhythms of life in our country's northern states.