From Apple Trees to Cider, Please! (Hardcover)

By Felicia Sanzari Chernesky, Julia Patton (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807565131, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2015



Grab the wagon, it's a bright autumn day and the trees are full of ripe, red apples There's an apple festival underway at the farm and lots of work to do making cider. This visit finishes with a cider doughnut and a cup of freshly pressed cider. DELICIOUS Told in crisp, action-driven rhymes from a young child's point of view, From Apple Trees to Cider, Please is a realistic account of how apple cider is pressed, flavored with the charm and vigor of a harvest celebration.

About the Author

Felicia Sanzari Chernesky is the author of Cheers for a Dozen Ears; Pick a Circle, Gather Squares; Sun Above and Blooms Below; and Sugar White Snow and Evergreens. She has an MFA in poetry from Western State Colorado University and lives in New Jersey, with her husband, kids, cat, and poetry books. Julia Patton has illustrated more than a dozen books for children, including PB&J Hooray! She lives in England where she "scribbles away in a little wood shed in the wilds of Northumberland."