Sleep Tight Farm A Farm Prepares for Winter by Eugenie F. Doyle
  

Sleep Tight Farm A Farm Prepares for Winter

Written by Eugenie F. Doyle
Illustrated by Becca Stadtlander

Synopsis

Sleep Tight Farm A Farm Prepares for Winter by Eugenie F. Doyle

A captivating exploration of how a family gets a farm ready for the snow of winter, Sleep Tight Farm lyrically connects each growing season to the preparations at the very end of the farm year. This beautiful and informative book paints a fascinating picture of what winter means to the farm year and to the family that shares its seasons, from spring's new growth, summer's heat, and autumn's bounty to winter's well- earned rest. All year long the farm has worked to shelter us, feed us, keep us warm, and now it's time to sleep.

Reviews

-Like a love song to a farm, the earth and its bounty, this gentle book is delightful.---Books to Borrow, Books to Buy -Captures the stark beauty of the December landscape and the snug, communal feeling of the family kitchen and farmstand.--The Horn Book Magazine, starred review -Calming, lullabylike charm.--School Library Journal Captures the stark beauty of the December landscape and the snug, communal feeling of the family kitchen and farmstand. -The Horn Book Magazine, starred review Like a love song to a farm, the earth and its bounty, this gentle book is delightful. --Books to Borrow, Books to Buy - Captures the stark beauty of the December landscape and the snug, communal feeling of the family kitchen and farmstand. -The Horn Book Magazine, starred review

About the Author

Eugenie Doyle is the author of two novels for young adults and many short stories. She and her family operate The Last Resort, an organic berry, vegetable and hay farm. She lives in Vermont. Becca Stadtlander is the illustrator of many children's and young adult publications including On the Wing by David Elliott. This is her second picture book. She was born and raised in Covington, Kentucky.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
36 pages

Author

Eugenie F. Doyle
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Publisher

Chronicle Books

Publication date

2nd August 2016

ISBN

9781452129013


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