Maple Syrup from the Sugarhouse (Hardcover)

Maple Syrup from the Sugarhouse By Laurie Lazzaro Knowlton, Kathryn Mitter (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Maple syrup season is here! Kelsey and her father begin harvesting sap from sugar maple trees. Join their family and friends in this farm-to-table process of turning sap into maple syrup. Includes maple syrup facts in the back matter to make this perfect for an educational story time.

About the Author

Laurie Lazzaro Knowlton is the author of over thirty-five books for children. She loves writing surrounded by horses, cattle, dogs, cats, and five turkeys. Laurie lives with her husband in Medina, Ohio. When she's not illustrating, Kathryn Mitter enjoys gardening, hiking, and watercolor painting, especially painting outdoors. Kathryn has illustrated many magazine stories and children's books. Kathryn lives in Columbia, Missouri.

Praise For…

"Mitter’s illustrations play up the camaraderie of working together . . . Readers with maples get ready: kids are sure to want to try their hands at boiling their own syrup." —Kirkus Reviews

"Knowlton gives Kelsey a chipper narrative voice, which is matched by the bright colors and friendly interactions in Mitter’s illustrations." —Publishers Weekly

"A fun, comprehensive look at the process of making maple syrup the old-fashioned way." —School Library Journal

"A light narrative framework with just enough detail to satisfy the curiosity of most listeners, while an appended note offers more information on maple syrup. Simple, colorful, and attractive, Mitter’s illustrations create a tone of contentment that makes this an attractive choice for reading aloud." —Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9780807579435
ISBN-10: 0807579432
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
Publication Date: November 1st, 2017
Pages: 32
Language: English