By Linda Hager Pack,Pat Banks
From the writer and the illustrator of A is for Appalachia! The Alphabet ebook of Appalachian Heritage comes a stunning new ebook that would satisfaction readers of every age. Appalachian Toys and video games from A to Z celebrates a time while enjoyable was once powered through mind's eye and creativity instead of through batteries and electrical energy. From apple dolls (carefully molded from summer season apples) to whimmydiddles (whirligig toys carved from sticks amassed within the forest), kids can be encouraged by way of a global of fascinating nineteenth-century actions and toys whereas they find out about Appalachian background and the ABCs. writer Linda Hager Pack interweaves exact descriptions of those entertainments with anecdotes, songs, and folktales. Pat Banks's brilliant watercolors carry those loved hobbies to life.
This publication will tell and encourage younger readers and may remind adults of easier occasions after they performed outdoors with siblings and acquaintances, making their very own enjoyable. Nostalgic and lavishly illustrated, Appalachian Toys and video games from A to Z is a smart learn for a person attracted to the region's wealthy historical past and culture.
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