My husband and I love this book - and my 2-year-old likes it as well, so the whole family is happy. The book describes a farmer selling his wares in colonial Portsmouth, then... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Poison Wood
This is a classic, a poem by New England great Donald Hall, and illustrated by Barbara Cooney. The story line is unisex, a great book to give parents for bedtime stories and one... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Marianne Savino
Nice portrayal of a farmers life in the 19th Century. How the Farmer loads up his cart to products his family works on over the year. Read morePublished 2 months ago by J. Rivera
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Ox-Cart Man follows a man in early nineteenth-century New England as he packs up everything his family has... Read more
The book is simple, straight-forward, and very great for the littles. I love the work ethic and family-mindedness. The illustrations are also super sweet.Published 3 months ago by Matthew & Lisa Lind
Book relates the year of a 19th c. New Englander farming family in a neat nutshell. It has lyrical prose with accomplished sketches (several awesome landscapes).Published 3 months ago by jLit