The Spring of the Year

by Dallas Lore Sharp

Description:  The excitement of the author is palpable as he recounts his observation of one sign of spring after another. Readers are likely to be infected with his enthusiasm and take on some of the activities suggested in the Things To See, Things To Hear, and Things To Do chapters that are interspersed between accounts of wondrous happenings in spring in the great out of doors. Special emphasis is placed on the rewards to be gained by selecting and coming to know one particular place intimately.

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Ages:  10-12
Length:  145 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2017
ISBN:  978-1-59915-474-9
Genres:  Natural History, Nature Stories

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Table of Contents

1. Spring! Spring! Spring!
2. The Spring Running 
3. An Old Apple Tree 
4. A Chapter of Things To See This Spring 
5. If You Had Wings 
6. A Chapter of Things To Do This Spring 
7. The Palace in the Pig-Pen

8. Is It a Life of Fear?
9. The Buzzard of the Bear Swamp 
10. A Chapter of Things To Hear This Spring 
11. Turtle Eggs for Agassiz 
12. An Account with Nature 
13. Woods Medicine 
14. Notes and Suggestions to the Teacher

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