Sarah Morton's Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl (Scholastic Bookshelf Series)
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Sarah Morton's Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl (Scholastic Bookshelf Series)

by Kate Waters, Russ Kendall
     
 

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This bestselling photographic Thanksgiving picture book is now available in paperback!

At sunup when the cockerel crows, young Sarah Morton's day begins. Come and join her as she goes about her work and play in an early American settlement in the year 1627.
There's a fire to build, breakfast to cook, chickens to feed, goats to milk, and letters and scripture

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This bestselling photographic Thanksgiving picture book is now available in paperback!

At sunup when the cockerel crows, young Sarah Morton's day begins. Come and join her as she goes about her work and play in an early American settlement in the year 1627.
There's a fire to build, breakfast to cook, chickens to feed, goats to milk, and letters and scripture to learn. Between the chores, there is her best friend, Elizabeth, with whom she shares her hopes and dreams. But Sarah is worried about her new stepfather. Will she ever earn his love and learn to call him father?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439812207
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Series:
Sarah Morton's Day Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
122,595
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author


Author Kate Waters was born on September 4, 1951, in Rochester, NY. She went on to earn a B.A. from Newtown College of the Sacred Heart (Boston College) and a M.L.S. from Simmons’ Graduate School of Library and Information Science. She grew up in a big family in which storytelling was very important. She worked as a librarian for ten years at the Boston Public Library. There she became very interested in telling stories to young people and finding out what they enjoyed reading. She moved to New York where she worked on a children’s magazine. While working at the magazine, she started to think about new ways to present history and traditions to children. Her books include pictures of actors depicting the stories Kate writes. In addition, her books have been praised for their content and have won many awards. Kate currently lives in New York City.

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