Got this after reading Pagoo, which is such a cute book. Please try again. STEM Sticker Adventure - Sticker Activity Book For Girls Aged 4 to 8 - Ove... "Outstanding book with beautiful colored illustrations and marginal drawings similar to those in his previous books. Wonderful with a geography/nature program, Reviewed in the United States on April 10, 2014. The Kingdom of Christmas: The Guardian of the Mountains, Children Just Like Me: A new celebration of children around the world. Finally available, Men of Iron by Howard Pyle, on a freshly published and beautifully edited paperback ed. Minn of the Mississippi is an illustrated children's book by Holling C. Holling. This is one of the best science meets storytelling books you will find. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. . Soooo... much history, geography, and information! Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99 Though short, it is more a novel than a picture book. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Minn of the Mississippi [Holling, Holling C.] on Amazon.com. Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products. Hardcover, 86 pages Not in stock. Wide interest level including adults." You have to be familiar with this book to know how truly fascinating it is for older children (and adults). The book follows her adventures as she spends years going down the river to New Orleans. Though short, it is more a novel than a picture book. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. From my earliest memories, this book was there. Pages with text in them are also generously illustrated, with black-and-white pen-and-ink drawings, many with explanatory captions (to accompany the action of the story), in the margins. Grades 4-6. Loved the following the growing adventure! Minn is a common snapping turtle hatched near the headwaters of the Mississippi River. Reviewed in the United States on September 25, 2018. Reviewed in the United States on June 20, 2020. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. This isn’t a sit and read all the way through in one sitting kind of book. Please try your request again later. Please try again. This enchanting children's book gives an inside look at the life of a snapping turtle. Houghton Mifflin Company; Illustrated edition (October 11, 1978). I thought it would be too hard as I was reading it to my daughter but she was able to excitedly tell me back what I had just read to her and has referred back to the story and title of the book often. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. :) Happy Mom, You will forever have a love for turtles after sharing this book with your kids, Reviewed in the United States on February 27, 2018. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. We’re using the book to supplement our study of America History 1800s. Reviewed in the United States on September 3, 2016. The history of the Mississippi River Valley is told in text and pictures through the adventures of Minn, a snapping turtle, as she travels downstream. You will forever have a love for turtles after sharing this book with your kids!!!! This book has it all! If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you grow your business. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. He then worked in a taxidermy department of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago and spent time working in anthropology under Dr. Ralph Linton. I love the beautiful artwork and sketches. Sweet story of a turtle’s adventures traveling down the Mississippi River. has been added to your Cart. The writing has excellent descriptive detail and the sketches on the pages are a visual bonus for young readers as they read along with you. Please try again. Please try again. Like most of Holling's works, Minn is lushly illustrated, containing many full-page color paintings. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. There's a problem loading this menu right now. It seemed like the story forgot Minn was there sometimes. This wasn’t as good. The Red Fairy Book (Dover Children's Classics), The Blue Fairy Book (Dover Children's Classics), Merriam-Webster's Student Atlas, New Edition, 2020 Copyright, Aesop's Fables for Children: with MP3 Downloads (Dover Read and Listen).