Mrs. Fickle's Pickles (Hardcover)

By Lori Ries, Nancy Cote (Illustrator)

Boyds Mills Press, 9781590781951, 32pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2006



Mrs. Fickle loves her pickles Making pickles takes a lot of work. But Mrs. Fickle is more than up to the task. She can't wait to start digging in her garden. But she can't simply plant a pickle. She needs to select the right cucumber-pickle seeds. From the seeds come seedlings and eventually cucumbers. Then comes Mrs. Fickle's favorite part of the process: picking and pickling the cucumbers. This summer she might enter them in the county fair Lori Ries's delightful rhyming picture book, accompanied by Nancy Cote's cheerful illustrations, packs a lot of fun into a few select words and is perfect for reading aloud.

About the Author

Lori Ries is the author of "Super Sam!"and "Aggie and Ben. "She lives in Tigard, Oregon.

Nancy Cote has illustrated many books, including her own, "It Feels Like Snow. "She lives in Somerset, Massachusetts"