From the author of the bestselling Memories of a Former Kid. Artley, raised on his family farm in Hampton, Iowa, describes the sometimes tedious, sometimes enjoyable, responsibilities of growing up on a farm.
|Publisher:||Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Bob Artley (1917-2011) was the celebrated illustrator of more than ten books. His career began more than fifty years ago as an editorial cartoonist. He spent most of his time with the Des Moines Tribune and the Worthington (Minnesota) Daily Globe. In retirement, he devoted most of his time to children’s books. He wrote and illustrated Once Upon a Farm, Memories of a Farm Kitchen, Christmas on the Farm, Living With Pigs, and Step Up!, also published by Pelican.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Again Bob Artley takes you back to his life on the farm. Those of us who grew up like kind can hardly keep the tears from flowing as we remember our own childhood.