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183 Results
Prairie town —Geisert, Bonnie.
Book
1998
15 available of 18 items

Describes a year in the life of a prairie town including the effect of seasons and of economics on the ebb and flow of this agricultural community.

Night in the country —Rylant, Cynthia.
Book
1986
3 available of 4 items

Text and illustrations describe the sights and sounds of nighttime in the country.

City witch, country switch —Wax, Wendy (Wendy Anne)
Book
2008
2 available of 6 items

While paying a surprise visit to her city-dwelling cousin, Muffletump misses her home in the country but when Mitzi leaves the city to see where Muffletump lives, she is just as uncomfortable until the two, together, con...

Everything but the horse : a childhood memory —Hobbie, Holly.
Book
2010
9 available of 9 items

When Holly's family moves from the city to a farm, she longs to get a horse for her birthday. Based on events in the author's childhood.

The annotated Wind in the willows —Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932.
Book
2009
1 available of 2 items

In addition to remarkable notes on automobiles (Toad drove an Armstrong Hardcastle Special Eight), picnics, Gypsies, caravans, old English mansions, peculiar dukes, and even modern manifestations (Disney's "Mr. Toad's Wi...

The little house —Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968.
Book
1942
13 available of 14 items

A country house is unhappy when the city, with all its buildings and traffic, grows up around her.

This year's garden —Rylant, Cynthia.
Book
1984
0 available of 1 items

Follows the seasons of the year as reflected in the growth, life, and death of the garden of a large rural family.

The old woman who loved to read —Winch, John, 1944-
Book
1997
9 available of 9 items

An old woman moves to the country in order to have a peaceful life with lots of time to read but soon finds that each season brings other tasks to keep her busy.

Town mouse, country mouse —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1995
33 available of 38 items

After trading houses, the country mice and the town mice discover there's no place like home.

All the places to love —MacLachlan, Patricia.
Book
1994
6 available of 9 items

A young boy describes the favorite places that he shares with his family on his grandparents' farm and in the nearby countryside.

Iris and Walter —Guest, Elissa Haden.
Book
2012
5 available of 5 items

When Iris moves to the country, she misses the city where she formerly lived; but with the help of a new friend named Walter, she learns to adjust to her new home.

Brindabella —Dubosarsky, Ursula, 1961- author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

This is a story about a boy called Pender and a kangaroo called Brindabella, about how they became friends, and all the things that happened to them because of it. Pender and his father live in an old house made of honey...

Barn dance! —Martin, Bill, 1916-2004.
Book
1986
14 available of 15 items

Unable to sleep on the night of a full moon, a young boy follows the sound of music across the fields and finds an unusual barn dance in progress.

Treasures from grandma's attic. Book four —Richardson, Arleta.
Book
2011
2 available of 3 items

A collection of tales told by a grandmother about her childhood on a Michigan farm in the 1890's.

Prairie summer —Hundal, Nancy, 1957-
Book
1999
25 available of 26 items

The wind in the willows —Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932.
Book
1 available of 1 items

Follows the escapades of Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger, four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside.

Round trip —Jonas, Ann.
Book
1983
8 available of 10 items

Black and white illustrations and text record the sights on a day trip to the city and back home again to the country. The trip to the city is read from front to back and the return trip, from back to front, upside down....

The Berenstain bears : welcome to Bear Country —Berenstain, Mike, 1951- author.
Book
2017
15 available of 29 items

The Berenstain Bears take us on a tour of their favorite haunts and hangouts.

Anne arrives —George, K. (Kallie), 1983- author.
Book
2018
21 available of 25 items

The charming first book in a new early-reader series, starring the spirited and outspoken Anne Shirley as she first arrives at Green Gables. Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert need help on their farm, so they've adopted what t...

The Boxcar children beginning : the Aldens of Fair Meadow Farm —MacLachlan, Patricia.
Book
2012
12 available of 15 items

In the year before they become the orphans known as the Boxcar children, Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny Alden live with their parents at Fair Meadow Farm, where, although times are hard, they take in a family who has b...

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