Johnny Appleseed

Johnny Appleseed

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by Patricia Brennan Demuth, Michael Montgomery, Andrew Bates
     
 

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With a bag of seeds and a pot on his head, John Chapman set out West to plant apple trees. He made lots of friends and planted lots of trees. Pretty soon, people started to call him Johnny Appleseed.  See more details below

Overview

With a bag of seeds and a pot on his head, John Chapman set out West to plant apple trees. He made lots of friends and planted lots of trees. Pretty soon, people started to call him Johnny Appleseed.

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School Library Journal

This biography of John Chapman will be well received by beginning readers. Demuth shares the most appealing facts about her subject's life: enjoying nature and, of course, planting the seeds for apple trees across the unsettled West. Montgomery's artwork is above average for this genre. Several double-page spreads are beautiful in their simplicity and effectively reflect the historical period. Here is a Johnny Appleseed story that can be read independently or read aloud in September when units about apples are popular. Kindergarten - Grade 2. --Sharon R. Pearce, San Antonio Public Library, TX

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781101646434
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
04/12/2012
Series:
Penguin Young Readers Level 3 Series
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
570,685
Lexile:
NC1170L (what's this?)
File size:
21 MB
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Age Range:
6 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Patricia Brennan is an educator and children's book author. She has written several titles for children, including many books in the leveled reader program, Penguin Young Readers.

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