Friday, October 31, 2008

On the Farm

On the Farm by David Elliott, Holly Meade (Illustrator)
David Elliott’s graceful, simple verse and Holly Meade’s exquisite woodcut and watercolor illustrations capture a world that is at once timeless yet disappearing from view — the world of the family farm.

2 comments:

Kirkus Reviews said...

...poems that reach beyond the ordinary.

Horn Book said...

...From an alluring cover with a rooster in full crow to its concluding, gently ironic ode to the silence of rabbits, this book will make an unusually interesting choice for farm-animal storytimes.