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A Pocketful of CricketOne day a boy who delights in the countryside finds a cricket and takes it home for a pet. An understanding teacher shows him how to share his special love of the cricket with the whole class. Pictures portray the inquisitiveness of a young farm boy.
- Fiction, General Fiction
- Randolph Caldecott Medal 1965 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9780805075243
Tree of FreedomDuring the American Revolution, the Venable family leaves North Carolina to seek new land and get away from British oppression. Their exciting month-long trek over the mountains to Kentucky starts them on the way to new freedom, symbolized by the apple tree, whose seeds have come with the family all the way from France.
- Fiction, Historical Fiction
- John Newbery Medal 1950 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9780844664019