Among the Farmyard People

by Clara Dillingham Pierson

Description: Introduces young children to the animals of the farmyard through a series of engaging stories about the sheep, chickens, cows, and horses that live there. With new animals arriving regularly, we make the acquaintance also of a pig and a peacock, as well as some ducks and guinea fowls. Each story closes with a gentle moral, inspiring children to right behavior.

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Ages:  5-7
Length:  161 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2008
ISBN:  978-1-59915-281-3
Genres:  Natural History, Animal Stories

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Table of Contents

1. The Story That the Swallow Didn't Tell
2. The Lamb with the Longest Tail 
3. The Wonderful Shiny Egg 
4. The Duckling Who Didn't Know What To Do 
5. The Fussy Queen Bee 
6. The Bay Colt Learns To Mind 
7. The Twin Lambs 
8. The Very Short Story of the Foolish Little Mouse 
9. The Lonely Little Pig 

10. The Kitten Who Lost Herself
11. The Chicken Who Wouldn't Eat Gravel 
12. The Goose Who Wanted Her Own Way 
13. Why the Sheep Ran Away 
14. The Fine Young Rat and the Trap 
15. The Quick-Tempered Turkey Gobbler 
16. The Bragging Peacock 
17. The Discontented Guinea Hen 
18. The Oxen Talk with the Calves

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