Feeding the Sheep (Hardcover)
Farrar Straus Giroux, 9780374322960, 32pp.
Publication Date: March 2, 2010
Day to day, season to season, Mom tends the family's small flock of sheep, and then shears and washes, cards and dyes, spins and knits. Every step of the way, her little girl watches and asks, "What are you doing?" As playful as it is informative, this rambunctiousread-aloud features a mother and daughter making a game of their warm and wooly enterprise.
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Praise For Feeding the Sheep…
“Fun, yet informative picture book.” –Library Media Connection
"The collaboration of text and illustration is seamless and presents a complex operation in a manner completely accessible and understandable to young readers. Lovely." -Kirkus Reviews
“Feeding the Sheep will teach and entertain the very young, and they’ll be examining their sweaters with greater appreciation.” -School Library Journal