#31 Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey () 54 points. It’s hard to pick a favorite McCloskey, but I think of this one every time I pick. What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? A Caldecott Honor Book! Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother a picking. Full text of “BLUEBERRIES FOR SAL – ENG – ROBERT MCCLOSKEY”. See other formats. ONE day, Little Sal went with her mother to Blueberry Hill to pick.
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At the same time a mother bear and her young cub go blueberry eating to prepare for winter. I treasure all those drives up into the hills of the Targhee National Forest with my mom, aunts, sisters, and cousins where we hiked into the huckleberry patches and heard the ping-ping-ping of berries hitting the Confession. At the same time, forr bear cub and mother are eating blueberries for the winter, and they do the same thing.
Three others of his picture books are set on the coast and concern the sea. She was walking along, picking berries, and thinking about canning them for next winter. This is a fun story to read, with mirroring tales of the mamas and their babies.
Jun 09, Charles rated it it was amazing. It is easy to recommend.
Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey
But when Sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill, she discovers a mama bear preparing for her own long winter. My copy is much more black than blue. All the colour and flavour of the sea and pine-covered Maine countryside.
View all 12 comments. Mother wants to take her berries home and can them for next winter.
With its expressive line drawings and charming story, Blueberries for Sal has won readers’ hearts since its first publication in Read this any time of year, but especially in late summer or early fall, before or after a berry-picking or blueberires excursion. And the kids will love it too! What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub?
I would probably recommend this book only with a caveat: P Two things make this a great children book: Millions Of Cats Wanda Gag. Either way, reading this book will make you and your child as happy as if you were eating blueberries in a meadow.
Top 100 Picture Books #31: Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey
Where is Little Bear? Check out mccloskdy top books of the year on our page Best Books of First of all, Sal looks like my most vivid memories of my sister when she was that age, so I love her.
Peggy died in Will each mother go home with the right little one? The reason I picked this one?
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Blueberries for Sal
Oh, yes, it was Klippity Klop by Ed Emberley The letter K was used in each of these books I believe to highlight the fact that these words are not actually considered words but letter sounds that represent a sound heard.
I remember how I used to sit beside my mother while she would peel the peas out of the pea-pod and place them in a container for cooking and I would peel them off to eat the peas, contributing a few only when she gave me the look: She was old enough to be shy of bears, even very small bears like Little Bear.
This story is still relevant after 60 years.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Finishes her blueberry picking like the badass she is. Retrieved from ” blueberies This page was last edited on 20 Februaryat These drawings will introduce children to the beauty of both art and nature, and allow pre-readers to follow the story.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Will each mother go home with the right little one? He gave it 5 stars.