Entries Tagged as 'Farmed Animals'

All Kinds of Kisses

January 16th, 2012 · 8 Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM Lavishly illustrated, All Kinds of Kisses┬áby Caldecott Medalist Nancy Tafuri is a big and bright book that follows animal parents kissing their babies.┬áThe unifying narrative that is noteworthy for veg parents, however, is that the animals featured are all connected by living on the same farm, ending with the human mother […]

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Teeny Tiny Ernest

December 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT In Teeny Tiny Ernest, Ernest spends a lot of time navel gazing and fretting about the fact that he is the smallest animal in his cadre of barnyard friends. When he tries silly tricks to make himself appear taller, his friends notice his unusual behavior and question him. He reveals that […]

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Turk and Runt

November 5th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN Wishbone Farm is a popular place come fall. Pumpkins abound in October. Apples are ripe for the picking. And in November, the public is on the hunt for the perfect turkey. But it seems that only Runt, the smallest turkey of his four-member family understands what that means. His brother […]

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Lucky Pigs

September 12th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By HUYEN MACMICHAEL I was really excited about a true farm sanctuary pig story for children. (They are so few and far between considering how many amazing farm animal biographies are out there.) There are some really great farm animal biographies geared for adults (Ninety-Five and Farm Sanctuary) and a lovely collection of poetic […]

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