New PDF release: Among the Meadow People

By Clara Dillingham Pierson, F. C. Gordon

ISBN-10: 1599150190

ISBN-13: 9781599150192

Pleasant tales of box existence for young ones, concerning incidents within the lives of birds, bugs, and different small creatures who make the meadow their domestic. every one bankruptcy positive factors the tale of 1 animal in its day-by-day actions and interactions with the opposite animals inhabiting the meadow. ideal for kids a long time five to 7.

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But those who are ready to learn can always find someone to tell them. " And Mr. Butterfly sipped honey and was happy. The Robins Build a Nest WHEN Mr. and Mrs. Robin built in the spring, they were not quite agreed as to where the nest should be. Mr. Robin was a very decided bird, and had made up his mind that the lowest crotch of a maple tree would be the best place. He even went so far as to take three billfuls of mud there, and stick in two blades of dry grass. Mrs. Robin wanted it on the end of the second rail from the top of the split-rail fence.

The May Beetle scraped his head with his right front leg, and then said to the Caterpillar, who was nibbling away at the milkweed: "You know, I wasn't really in earnest about our not being friends. " "Thank you," answered the Caterpillar, "thank you very much, but I have been thinking it over myself, and I feel that I really could not be friendly with a May Beetle. Of course, I don't mind speaking to you once in a while, when I am eating, and getting ready to spin my cocoon. After that it will be different.

Robin, "if it will rain before we get this done. " It did rain, however, and very soon. The great drops came down so hard that one could only think of pebbles falling. Mr. and Mrs. Robin oiled their feathers as quickly as they could, taking the oil from their back pockets and putting it onto their feathers with their bills. This made the finest kind of waterproof and was not at all heavy to wear. When the rain was over they shook themselves and looked at their work. "I believe," said Mrs. " Now Mr.

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