The illustrations are beautiful and compliment the story wonderfully.
Cynthia Rylant's enduring favorite "When I Was Young in the Mountains" is the tale of her own childhood growing up in the Appalachian mountains of West Virginia.
A must have for any young reader or for parents who read to their children.
The story line is engaging for a young child.
This book is recommended reading for my child's Gifted & Talented program. Read more
I got this book for my mother who remembered the story growing up. A little strange story. The drawings are nice.Published 4 months ago by Diana R. Clement
The book's unspoken message is: "When I was young in the mountains, my parents died in a terrible accident in the mine. No one ever talked about it."Published 6 months ago by Cletus Bojangles