Thornton W. Burgess' Old Mother West Wind books were standard in my family of origin. I remember my Daddy reading them to me, and I read them to my own son. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Barbara A. Prescott
Great for reading to children or to oneself depending upon one's ability to empathize with animals and with humans who share animal characteristics.Published 3 months ago by Martha J. Steffens
Thornton Burgess does a wonderful job bringing nature to children in creative and interesting ways. Just a terrific collection and I have every onePublished 4 months ago by HeartOfTheMatter
My kids and I just loved it, wanted the stories to keep on going. Can't wait to read another one.Published 4 months ago by Marta Zulauf
A wonderful old time folk tle, the foundation of all his other works. HERE is the wonderful fountin head of Peter Cottontil and many other characters now etched into Americqn... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Kirk Bailey
I love the Mother West Wind stories...I read them to my children and now reading them to my grandchildren....These are timeless classics.Published 8 months ago by Susie Fair
I read all these books as a child and fell asleep dreaming of the characters, and what the stories meant. No one should have to grow up without them!Published 9 months ago by Jane Eagle
Anyone who read these Burgess books -or had them read to them- will love to once again follow the Merry Little Breezes across the Green Meadows in search of all the wonderful... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Vicki Norton
who would have thunk that this would be such a fun read and so lovely a format!
I'm glad I got the Anniversary edition, but now I want to keep it for myself!