Cracked Corn and Snow Ice Cream: A Family Almanac

4.36 avg rating
( 11 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780152272500: Cracked Corn and Snow Ice Cream: A Family Almanac
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This almanac for children has everything they need to know about all twelve months of the year-when to plant, what to celebrate, who to remember. It contains fascinating information about the kitchen and the garden, the weather and the world, and, from the past, the true voices of Nancy Willard’s and Jane Dyer’s relatives telling small stories of real farm life in the Midwest long ago.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

A combination oral history, scrapbook, almanac, recipe sampler, and photo album, Cracked Corn and Snow Ice Cream will be a pleasure for any child or adult. Those who loved the Little House books will especially enjoy the rural recollections here. The book is crammed with photos and funny facts (33 cows will fit into a classroom), poems and farming lore, home arts, jokes, moon phases, and riddles, all appearing in a month-by-month format. Jane Dyer's magical illustrations complement the photos and the text.

Cracked Corn and Snow Ice Cream is a perfect treat for anyone who has (or wishes to have) a strong sense of family or history, for grandparents who want to share memories with children, or for people sending a gift to children they don't know well. (The publisher recommends this book for all ages, but children ages 4 and older will enjoy the text the most.)

About the Author:

JANE DYER has illustrated many well-loved picture books, including Move Over, Rover!, a Geisel Honor Book written by Karen Beaumont; Oh My Baby, Little One, an ABA Pick of the Lists and Parent's Choice Recommended Book written by Kathi Appelt; and the bestselling classic Time for Bed by Mem Fox. She lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780756788353: Cracked Corn And Snow Ice Cream: A Family Almanac

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0756788358 ISBN 13:  9780756788353
Publisher: Diane Pub Co, 1997
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Willard, Nancy
Published by Harcourt Children's Books
ISBN 10: 015227250X ISBN 13: 9780152272500
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Children's Books. Hardcover. Condition: New. 015227250X Ships promptly from Texas. Seller Inventory # Z015227250XZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 11.13
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Nancy Willard
Published by Harcourt Children's Books (1997)
ISBN 10: 015227250X ISBN 13: 9780152272500
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
DIANE Publishing Co.
(Darby, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: New. Brand New. 100% Money Back Guarantee! Ships within 1 business day, includes tracking. Carefully packed. Serving satisfied customers since 1987. Seller Inventory # 108840

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 11.14
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Nancy Willard
Published by Harcourt Children's Books (1997)
ISBN 10: 015227250X ISBN 13: 9780152272500
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 1997. Condition: New. Jane Dyer (illustrator). book. Seller Inventory # M015227250X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 19.04
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Nancy Willard
Published by Harcourt Children's Books (1997)
ISBN 10: 015227250X ISBN 13: 9780152272500
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 1997. Condition: New. Jane Dyer (illustrator). book. Seller Inventory # MB00YDJ2WZK

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 19.04
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Nancy Willard, Jane Dyer (Illustrator)
Published by Harcourt Children's Books (1997)
ISBN 10: 015227250X ISBN 13: 9780152272500
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX015227250X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 41.74
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Willard, Nancy
Published by Harcourt Children's Books
ISBN 10: 015227250X ISBN 13: 9780152272500
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Children's Books. Hardcover. Condition: New. 015227250X New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.0860388

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds