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Freshwater Pond Coloring Book - Annika Bernhard Into the Woods: A Coloring Book with a Hidden Picture Twist - Lynne Medsker Eyelike Stickers: Seasons
Ponds are quiet, shallow freshwater expanses that are home to a vast and intriguing variety of plants and animals. This attractive and information-packed coloring book offers 45 illustrations of pond life. For any age.
Dover Publications, Paperback, 44 pp.
Offers 28 forest designs to color. Venture into this forest dreamscape, where the bark, branches, and leaves of trees are alive with vibrant patterns -- and hidden objects to find. These 28 scenes include artfully concealed images of birds and other wildlife that will add a touch of mystery to your work. Answers are included.
Creative Haven, Dover Publications, 2016. Paperback, 60 pp.
More than 400 reusable and collectible stickers to mix, match, and trade! And all four seasons are represented here.
Workman Pubishing, 2011. Paperback, 12 pp.
Beginning Birdwatcher's Book, With 48 Stickers - Sy Barlowe Why Do Leaves Change Color? - Betsy Maestro, illus. by Loretta Krupinski Henry Hikes to Fitchburg - D. B. Johnson (Paperback)
Contains information on 48 different species of birds, a sticker of each one, and areas to log your observations. Henry D. Thoreau was a great observer of birds and recorded many notes on them in his journal.
Dover, 2000. 32 pp. 9 1/4 x 12 1/4.
A colorful picture book that explains how leaves first change their colors in autumn, and then separate from the tree as the tree prepares for winter.
Harper Collins, 1994, Paperback, 32 pp.

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. The first episode in the "Henry" Books by D. B. Johnson.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001. Paperback, 32 pp.

Snowflake Bentley - Jacqueline Briggs Martin, Mary Azarian Henry Builds a Cabin - D. B. Johnson (Paperback) Henry Climbs a Mountain - D. B. Johnson (Paperback)
A children's picture book that tells the real-life story of Wilson Bentley of Jericho, Vermont, who became known as the leading expert on snowflake design. First he drew them, then he took detailed photographs. He finally published his book of photographs at the age of 66. With woodcut illustrations by Mary Azaria.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1998. Paperback, 32 pp.
A coloful children's picture book inspired by the life of Henry David Thoreau. When Henry decides to build a cabin, he gets a lot of advice from his friends. But Henry has his own ideas about what makes a home. As he adds everything his cabin needs, Henry's new home becomes a lot bigger than it looks. A sequel to Henry Hikes to Fitchburg.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2002. Paperback, 32 pp.
A colorful children's picture book inspired by the life of Henry David Thoreau. Henry the bear wants to climb a mountain, but the tax collector puts him in jail because Henry refuses to pay taxes to a state that allows slavery. But being locked up doesn't stop Henry. He still gets to splash n rivers, swing from trees, and meet a stranger -- even if he isn't free to roam. A sequel to Henry Hikes to Fitchburg.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2003. Paperback, 32 pp.
Henry Works - D. B. Johnson (Paperback) Henry's Night - D. B. Johnson and Linda Michelin (Paperback) Daniel on the Run: Louisa, Will, and the Underground Railroad - Claiborne Dawes
A colorful children's picture book inspired by the life of Henry David Thoreau. Henry works, but no one seems to notice. Without Henry, wildflowers would go unwatered in dry weather and rivers would have no crossing stones. Follow Henry through morning mist and evening's glow whe, at last, his most important work will be revealed. A sequel to Henry Hikes to Fitchburg.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2004. Paperback, 32 pp.
A colorful children's picture book inspired by the life of Henry David Thoreau. Henry the bear wants to sleep, but the sounds of the village keep him awake. Henry takes his night jar, fills it with fireflies, and sets off to track the elusive whippoorwill to help him feel tired. He encounters many wonderful creatures, but will he ever find his night bird? A sequel to Henry Hikes to Fitchburg.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009. Paperback, 32 pp.
A book for young readers. This adventure finds Will Crawford of Concord, Massachusetts, teaming up with his feisty young neighbor, Louisa May Alcott, to help a fugitive slave boy named Daniel escape to freedom. They learn from Daniel about his difficulties in getting to safety in Canada, and at the same time learn of their families' assistance on the Underground Railroad. Will Daniel find his brother Jonah in time to continue his escape?
Discovery Enterprises, 2001. Paperback, 40 pp.
Nature Log: Kids - DeAnna Ortiz Brandt Henry David Thoreau: Author, Philosopher, Naturalist - Donna Marie Przybojewski The Great Outdoors Games & Puzzles - Helene Hovanec & Patrick Merrell
A kid's journal to record their nature experiences. Includes nature facts, games, experiments, crafts and ways to help the earth. Designed to help build the self-esteem of kids through creating something of their own -- their own artwork and written observations -- their own keepsake.
Adventure Publications, 1998. Spiral-bound, 62 pp.
A discussion starter coloring book to help young minds learn about and relate to this American author. Written and illustrated by Donna Marie Przybojewski. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.
Streamline Publishing, 2016. Paperback, 8 x 11 inch format, 48 pp.
Bring the outdoors inside with 100 mazes, word games, picture puzzles, jokes and riddles, brainteasers, and fun-packed activities. Buckley the Beaver and Daffodil the Duck will help guide you in these adventuresome activities. A beginning puzzle book for ages 6 and up.
Storey Publishing, 2007. Paperback, 144 pp.
Peterson Field Guide Coloring Books: Birds - Roger Tory Peterson, Peter Alden, John Sill Henry David Thoreau: Author of "Civil Disobedience" - Heather Moore Niver My Journey on the Merrimack and Concord Rivers - Ellen Gaines, Clinton Arrowood, BJ McElderry
A combination sticker and coloring book that will help anyone of any age learn more about bird species. Each drawing has a colored sticker to match, so that you can place the sticker next to the drawing. While you color, you can refer to the sticker to color each bird realistically. Covers more than 260 species and is the most comprehensive bird coloring book available.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1982. Paperback, 64 pp.
Part of the "Spotlight on Civic Courage Heroes of Conscience" series. An excellent brief introduction to Henry David Thoreau -- his life, accomplishments, and beliefs. Includes photographs, a short bibliography, a glossary of terms, and some suggestions for further reading. Suitable for younger readers.
Rosen, 2018. Paperback, 7" x 9" format, 48 pp.
Part of the "The Adventures of Elliott Clinton Rat, III. Inspired by Henry Thoreau's A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers, Elliott Clinton Rat and his daredevil brother Bew set out on a raft to seek a simpler life. Along the way, they meet a host of memorable characters and have adventures that lead them to the river's end. For middle grade readers. With text by Ellen Gaines, illustrations by Clinton Arrowood, and journal drawings by BJ McElderry. Comes with a free bookmark.
Mascot Books, 2017. Paperback, 95 pp.
Born in the Nick of Time: Discussion Coloring Book - Donna Marie Przybojewski Henry Climbs a Mountain Henry Works
A discussion starter coloring book to teach children about the life, family, and friends of American author Henry David Thoreau. Written & Illustrated by Donna Marie Przybojewski. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.
Streamline Publishing, 2017. Paperback, 84 pp..
Johnson, D.B. Henry Climbs a Mountain. Houghton Mifflin, 2003, 32pp. Hardbound.
Based on the night Thoreau spent in jail for not paying his taxes, this book uses imaginative illustrations to show how Henry the bear can still splash in rivers, climb mountains and even meet a runaway slave while not leaving his cell. A creative way of interpreting Transcendentalism for children.
Johnson, D.B. Henry Works. Houghton Mifflin, 2004, 32pp. Hardbound.
In this fourth book about Henry the bear, he works, but no one notices. Everone sees him doing other this like transplanting strawberries, measuring the depth of the Mill Brook and delivering letters to Mr. Emerson while walking around town. When he arrives back at Walden Pond that afternoon however, he uses his experiences to write a book. This IS the story of how Henry D. Thoreau actually "worked".
A Life of Joy: Childhood Memories of Henry David Thoreau - Donna Marie Przybojewski Henry's Night, D. B. Johnson Henry David Thoreau for Kids: His Life & Ideas, With 21 Activities - Corinne Hosfeld Smith
As Henry David Thoreau goes through his daily activities at Walden Pond, he is reminded of a childhood memory. It is important for us to remember that he experienced a joyful childhood. In his journals, he recorded many memories that were told to him by his mother, Cynthia. Childhood for him was a magical time spent with his family, especially with his brother John, roaming the woods in Concord. He treasured these times. Written & Illustrated by Donna Marie Przybojewski. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.
Streamline Publishing, 2020. Paperback, 32 pp.
In the fifth book of this series, D. B. Johnson recreates the wonder of Henry David Thoreau's moonlit walks and shows us Henry's magical encounter with the night bird. American author and naturalist Henry David Thoreau is best known for living two years along the shores of Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts, and writing about his experiences in Walden; or, Life in the Woods, as well as spending a night in jail for nonpayment of taxes, which he discussed in the influential essay "Civil Disobedience." More than 150 years later, people are still inspired by his thoughtful words about individual rights, social justice, and nature. His detailed plant observations have even proven to be a useful record for 21st-century botanists. Henry David Thoreau for Kids chronicles the short but influential life of this remarkable American thinker. In addition to learning about Thoreau's contributions to our culture, readers will participate in engaging, hands-on projects that bring his ideas to life. Activities include building a model of the Walden cabin, keeping a daily journal, planting a garden, baking trail-bread cakes, going on a half-day hike, and starting a rock collection. The book also includes a time line and list of resources--books, websites, and places to visit that offer even more opportunities to connect with this fascinating man. This book was reviewed in Thoreau Society Bulletin 295, Fall 2016, p. 7. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.
Chicago Review Press, 2016. Soft cover - 11 x 8.5 inch format - 144 pp.
Frederick Douglass For Kids: His Life and Times with 21 Activities - Nancy I. Sanders Nature Anatomy: The Curious Parts & Pieces of the Natural World - Julia Rothman, John Niekrasz Friends of The Earth: A History of American Environmentalism - Pat McCarthy
Chronicles the life of Frederick Douglass -- former slave, bestselling author, outspoken newspaper editor, brilliant orator, tireless abolitionist, and brave civil rights leaders. A combination biography and activity book for middle grade readers and up. Part of the For Kids series.
Chicago Review Press, 2012. Paperback, 145 pp.
Art and science mingle in this fascinating visual tour of the natural world. Readers can delight in Rothman's drawings, diagrams, and dissections. Her spirited exploration of earth and water, flora and fauna will open your eyes to new views of nature's wonders.
Storey Publishing, 2015. Paperback, 224 pp.
Presents the history of American environmentalism through the biographies of 10 key individuals: John James Audubon, Henry David Thoreau, John Muir, Cordelia Stanwood, Gifford Pinchot, Aldo Leopold, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Margaret "Mardy" Murie, Rachel Carson, and Roger Tory Peterson. Includes prompts for 21 related activities. Aimed at middle grade readers and up.
Chicago Review Press, 2013. Paperback, 132 pp.
Farm Anatomy: The Curious Parts & Pieces of Country Life - Julia Rothman The Lorax - Dr. Seuss ICE! The Amazing History of the Ice Business - Laurence Pringle
The Lorax - Dr. Seuss
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Here Julia Rothman offers an entertaining and informative visual tour of life on the farm. Her drawings, diagrams, step-by-step sequences, and dissections reveal everything from the parts of a milking machine and the anatomy of a pig to how to plow a field and shear a sheep. Much to discover!
Storey Publishing, 2011. Paperback, French flaps, 223 pp.
The classic book of environmentalism by Dr. Seuss, first published in 1971. The message of this whimsical yet powerful tale resonates today more profoundly than ever.
Random House, hardcover, unpaginated.
Think of a world without cold drinks, ice cream, and frozen foods. Believe it or not, such a world did exist. Luckily, in the early 1800s, people developed a way to preserve food and store it year-round -- and the amazing ice business was born. This was big business. Workers had to cut large blocks of ice from ponds, lakes, and rivers; store them in gigantic icehouses; and transport them to cities, where icemen and their wagons delivered the ice to homes.
Calkins Creek, 2012. Hardcover, 74 pp.