By Linda Hager Pack,Pat Banks
From the writer and the illustrator of A is for Appalachia! The Alphabet ebook of Appalachian Heritage comes a gorgeous new e-book that would satisfaction readers of every age. Appalachian Toys and video games from A to Z celebrates a time while enjoyable used to be powered by means of mind's eye and creativity instead of by means of batteries and electrical energy. From apple dolls (carefully molded from summer time apples) to whimmydiddles (whirligig toys carved from sticks accumulated within the forest), little ones could be encouraged by means of an international of fascinating nineteenth-century actions and toys whereas they find out about Appalachian history and the ABCs. writer Linda Hager Pack interweaves distinctive descriptions of those entertainments with anecdotes, songs, and folktales. Pat Banks's vivid watercolors deliver those loved pursuits to life.
This publication will tell and encourage younger readers and may remind adults of easier instances after they performed outdoor with siblings and buddies, making their very own enjoyable. Nostalgic and lavishly illustrated, Appalachian Toys and video games from A to Z is a brilliant learn for a person drawn to the region's wealthy heritage and culture.
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Appalachian Toys and Games from A to Z by Linda Hager Pack,Pat Banks