By Linda Hager Pack,Pat Banks
From the writer and the illustrator of A is for Appalachia! The Alphabet e-book of Appalachian Heritage comes a gorgeous new booklet that would satisfaction readers of every age. Appalachian Toys and video games from A to Z celebrates a time whilst enjoyable used to be powered by way of mind's eye and creativity instead of via batteries and electrical energy. From apple dolls (carefully molded from summer time apples) to whimmydiddles (whirligig toys carved from sticks amassed within the forest), young ones can be encouraged by means of a global of attention-grabbing nineteenth-century actions and toys whereas they find out about Appalachian history and the ABCs. writer Linda Hager Pack interweaves specified descriptions of those entertainments with anecdotes, songs, and folktales. Pat Banks's brilliant watercolors carry those loved hobbies to life.
This e-book will tell and encourage younger readers and may remind adults of easier instances after they performed open air with siblings and associates, making their very own enjoyable. Nostalgic and lavishly illustrated, Appalachian Toys and video games from A to Z is a brilliant learn for someone drawn to the region's wealthy heritage and culture.
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Appalachian Toys and Games from A to Z by Linda Hager Pack,Pat Banks