Book List:17 titles
  • The women of one village in Iceland decide to plant trees to stop the powerful winds that make it difficult even to go for a walk, but first they must find ways to prevent the sheep from eating all of their saplings while encouraging chickens to fert...


  • The ladies of Iceland have a problem: the birds lay their eggs in nooks on the sides of steep cliffs, so the ladies have a very difficult time getting any of the eggs for baking. They go to town to buy chickens to lay eggs for them instead. For a whi...


  • In a tiny fishing village in Iceland, two boats are ready to take you and young Fridrik fishing. Grandfather Fridrik fishes with hooks for cod. Grandfather Haddi fishes with nets for lumpfish, a very ugly fish.Young Fridrik lives in the land of fish....



  • Every summer the salmon return to spawn in the streams of Kodiak Island, Alaska, and nine-year-old Alex, a native Aleut, comes here to fish with his family as his ancestors did. The abundant salmon are a source of food for the bears, eagles, foxes, m...


  • Living on a sheep farm in Northern Iceland, Margre+a7t enthusiastically prepares for her first roundup, or re+a7ttir, with her hard-working horse companion, Perla. By the author of Jelly Beans for Sale. ...










  • A tasty picture book about colors!Join award-winning photographer Bruce McMillan as he takes his camera in search of some of nature's gorgeous colors found in gardens and orchards—and expect the unexpected!With vibrancy, clarity, and brilliance, t...


  • When the class mouse escapes from his house, he discovers a variety of lines, shapes, and textures as he makes his way around the school, in a guessing-game book that reveals familiar classroom objects....






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