Everybody wins!

The Biggest Pumpkin Ever by Steven Kroll tells the story of 2 mice who fall in love with the same pumpkin. Two little mice. One special pumpkin. All good stories have a problem to solve, but this one takes some pretty unique teamwork to solve! Clayton, a house mouse, loves his pumpkin! He dreams of … Read more…

Let’s read and learn about pumpkins!

Fall Pumpkins, Orange and Plump by Martha E. H. Rustad¬† is a beginning chapter book that traces the cycle of pumpkins from seed to your tummy or jack-o-lantern! Chapter One tells us how to grow pumpkins! Each page shares fact inserts as well as pictures to explain the steps to planting a good pumpkin patch. … Read more…

Pumpkins and pitchforks and signs of fall!

Apples and Pumpkins by Anne and Lizzy Rockwell tells the story of a family trip to a local farm to pick apples and buy a pumpkin. When the air turns cool and the leaves change color on the trees, this family heads to Comstock Farm to pick apples and buy a pumpkin for Halloween. Join … Read more…

Take a picture walk to a pumpkin farm!

Pumpkin Day by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace tells the story of a family of bunnies that goes to a pumpkin farm to buy pumpkins and learns a lot about pumpkins while they are there. There is so much information and detail about pumpkin farms and the things farmers do to help the pumpkins grow that you … Read more…

We all need to be an expert on something! Why not apples?

This week, our Book Club Monday choice is Apples by Gail Gibbons.¬†   Apples is a non-fiction book about apples. Apples came to America from England and then spread from the east to the west coast. You will learn about: Apple insides Apple blossoms How bees help Harvest Bobbing for apples Cooking with apples Growing … Read more…