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Coloring Book<br>A Walk in the Woods
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A Walk in the Woods, Dot Barlowe
Our Price: $3.95

Barlowe, Dot A Walk in the Woods Coloring Book. Dover, 2003. 32 pp. 8 1/4 x 11 wirestitched.
Book contains 29 black and white illustrations perfect for coloring. Each illustration is accompanied by educational text. All four seasons are represented. Thoreau walked in the woods almost every day, making notes in his journal from his observations.
Beginning Birdwatcher's Book
Beginning Birdwatcher's Book, Sy Barlowe
Our Price: $5.95

Barlowe, Sy Beginning Birdwatcher's Book. Dover, 2000. 32pp. 9 1/4 x 12 1/4 Wirestitched.
This book contains information on 48 different species of birds, a sticker of each and areas to log your observations. Henry D. Thoreau was a great observer of birds and recorded many notes on them in his journal.
Henry Hikes to Fitchburg
Henry Hikes to Fitchburg, D. B. Johnson
Our Price: $6.95

Johnson, D.B. Henry Hikes to Fitchburg. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001. PAPERBACK

In this children's book, written and illustrated by D.B. Johnson, Thoreau and a friend of his decide to go to Fitchburg. While Thoreau would rather walk there from Concord, his friend wants to take the train. This is the story of how their experiences differ on their individual journeys. Also available in Hardback Edition (TTS0395968674)

Different Drummer, Claiborne Dawes
Our Price: $7.95

Dawes, Claiborne. A Different Drummer: Thoreau and Will's Independence Day. Carlisle: Discovery Enterprises Ltd., 1998. 32 pp. Paperback.
A book for young readers, A Different Drummer tells the fictional tale of a young boy named Will Crawford as he learns about Thoreau's quest for a personalized independence. Illustrations by J. Stephen Moyle.
Henry David's House
Henry David's House, Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $7.95

Thoreau, Henry David. Henry David's House. Edited by Steven Schnur. Watertown, Massachusetts: Charlesbridge Publishing, 2002. Hardcover.
Illustrations by Peter Fiore
This children's book takes excerpts directly from Walden and juxtaposes them with wonderful artwork to increase a child's understanding of Thoreau's reflections.
 
From Publishers Weekly:
Schnur (The Shadow Children) deftly plucks Thoreau's own words from Walden, and Fiore's (The Boston Tea Party) luminous watercolor and oil paintings affectingly evoke the simplicity and serenity of this man's existence on his beloved pond. As Thoreau chronicles a key chapter in his life his 1845 construction of the one-room cabin that became his treasured abode he repeatedly marvels at the sights and sounds of the natural world, constantly changing with each season. Schnur's chosen passages reveal Thoreau as a participant in rather than merely an observer of nature: "Sometimes a rambler in the wood was attracted by the sound of my axe, and we chatted pleasantly over the chips which I had made." Spare yet eloquent, Thoreau's words offer intriguing insight into his lifestyle as well as his philosophy. Describing the minimal contents of his house, he notes, "My furniture, part of which I made myself, consisted of a bed, a table, a desk, three chairs (one for solitude, two for friendship, three for society)." Fiore's striking panoramas underscore the beauty and the appeal of the locale that became Thoreau's home and inspiration, while the interiors and spot art emphasize the simplicity of his lifestyle. Ages 5-9.
Copyright 2002 Cahners Business Information, Inc.
Paper Back Edition only. (Hard Cover out of print)
Henry David Thoreau: Discussion Coloring Book
Our Price: $9.95

Henry David Thoreau -- Author, Philosopher, Naturalist.
A discussion starter coloring book to help young minds learn about and relate to this American author.
Written and illustrated by Donna Marie Przybojewski.
Paper back, 8 x 11 inch format, 48 pp.
Little Mouse
Little Mouse, Bill Montague
Our Price: $14.50

Montague, Bill. Little Mouse: The Mouse who Lived with Henry David Thoreau at Walden Pond. Concord,MA: Concord Mousetrap, 1993. Paperback.
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This children's book traces Thoreau's years at Walden Pond, starting with the building of his cabin. It presents quotes from Thoreau's Walden and explains them in terms young people can understand.

Born in the Nick of Time: Discussion Coloring Book
Our Price: $14.95

"Born in the Nick of Time" is a discussion starter coloring book to teach children about the life, family, and friends of American author Henry David Thoreau.

Written & Illustrated by Donna M. Przybojewski

84 pgs.
Henry Builds a Cabin
Henry Builds a Cabin, D. B. Johnson
Our Price: $15.00

Johnson, D.B. Henry Builds a Cabin. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002. Hardcover.

In his most recent children's book, D.B. Johnson tells the story of how Henry Thoreau built his cabin at Walden Pond and why he built it the way he did.

Walden Then and Now, Michael McCurdy
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Walden, Then and Now: An Alphabetical Tour of Henry Thoreau's Pond.
Descriptive Text and Woodcut illustrations by Michael McCurdy.
Includes Source Notes from Thoreau's "Walden".
Hard Cover, 9 x 9 inch format, 32 pp.