From Apple Trees to Cider, Please!

From Apple Trees to Cider, Please!


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Grab the wagon, it's a bright autumn day and the trees are full of ripe, red apples! There's an apple festival underway at the farm and lots of work to do making cider. This visit finishes with a cider doughnut and a cup of freshly pressed cider. DELICIOUS! Told in crisp, action-driven rhymes from a young child's point of view, From Apple Trees to Cider, Please! is a realistic account of how apple cider is pressed, flavored with the charm and vigor of a harvest celebration.

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ISBN-13: 9780807565131
Publisher: Whitman, Albert & Company
Publication date: 09/01/2015
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 345,828
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Felicia Sanzari Chernesky is the author of several books for children, including Pick a Circle, Gather Squares and From Apple Trees to Cider, Please! She lives in New Jersey.

Julia Patton is an award-winning author and illustrator who has produced over twenty-five picture books and educational titles. Recently she was selected as the only illustrator of a celebrity compilation for the BBC Children in Need Appeal. She lives in England.

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From Apple Trees to Cider, Please!

By Felicia Sanzari Chernesky


Copyright © 2015 Felicia Sanzari Chernesky
All rights reserved.
ISBN: 978-0-8075-6513-1


Hello, apples in the trees, growing just for Mom and me.

Reaching up, we take our pick. Twist and pluck them. That's the trick.

Wow! Our wagon's apple full. Mom, let's roll! I'll help you pull ...

... past dappled leaves and through the loud and happy apple-picking crowd.

Scarecrows, mums, and bales of hay help to lead us on our way.

Here's the mill. Now let me guess. That's an apple cider press!

Clean the apples. Check for worms.

Wash and dry them. No more germs.

Every apple does its part, whether juicy sweet or tart.


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