Book List:21 titles
  • Natalie Kinsey-Warnock's beautifully told, warm hearted novel tells the story of one girl's journey to find the mother she never had, set against the period backdrop of a small farming town in 1950s Vermont. For her entire life, 10-year-old Blue has ...



  • A flood is coming! When the water climbs to the rooftops, where will everybody go? To Grandma's house, of course, high up on a hill. Before long, the house is full ofpeople, chickens, ducks, pigs, horses, cats, and even a cow. There's only one person...


  • Quila MacFarlane is devastated by the death of her mother, especially now that it’s just her and her father on Devils Rock where her father is the lighthouse keeper. They can’t leave and almost no one ever comes to visit them. But the morning aft...


  • Take a journey back in time to an era of simplicity where no telephones or electricity exists in order to experience the Christmas celebrations of one family in a rural town where sleigh rides, family stories, and moonlight skating on an ice pond are...


  • To Ruby, her log-riding lumberjack pa is the most wonderful person in the world. There's nothing she'd rather do than follow in his footprints, but a lumber camp is no place for an eight-year-old girl.So Ruby goes to school. There she discovers anoth...


  • Chopping wood in the fall, hauling sap buckets in the spring, and weeding, howing, and weeding again in the summer: That is life on a farm in the north. It is also seven months of snow; sloppy, impossible mud season; and hot days of haying. Who would...


  • On a small Vermont farm in 1932, 12-year-old Lily constantly argues with her older sister, Emily. Into this combative atmosphere comes Great-Aunt Nell, who seems to understand both girls. But everything changes when in an act of revenge, Lily pushes ...








  • Thirteen-year-old Iris won't give up her family farm in northern Vermont -- not without a fight. Unlike her brother, Lucien, who can't wait to get out, Iris feels deeply and happily rooted. Then, tragedy strikes. With a burned-down barn and a father ...



  • Spending the summer with his grandfather is special for Arlis because his grandfather takes great care and time to teach him about various things, but at summer's end, Arlis is sad about having to leave but knows he is doing so as a stronger person t...


  • When her grandfather gives her a goat named Stanley for her ninth birthday in 1945, Molly is disappointed, especially when Stanley keeps getting into trouble by climbing on the car, eating Mama's Victory Garden, and doing other mischievous acts....


  • Shelby is originally disappointed with the old-fashioned camera she receives from her grandmother on her birthday, until she learns of its history and the family heritage it has recorded and quickly realizes what a special gift it truly is....


  • Young Henry always listens carefully to all his grandfather's tales about the northern wood, stories that everyone else tells him are untrue, until one evening, Henry and his grandfather set out in search of the fiddler and become witness to somethin...


  • On a scary, magical, starry night, a young girl, out to watch stars with her mother, finds herself sailing away on Pegasus' back, all fears forgotten, flying higher than any nighthawk and past whirling stars and planets...





  • The spring brings many changes to ten-year-old Ariel's life. The prospect of a new baby in the house leaves her feeling strange and left out. But Grandma knows how to make Ariel feel a part of things. Together, secretly, they will make a beautiful qu...