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Publisher: Bunker Hill Publishing Inc; 1 edition (October 17, 2012)
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A boy is bound he has the world's top father, an outdoorsman who indicates him the hiding locations of ground-nesting birds and teaches him to paddle a canoe and deal with a rifle safely. by no means element your gun at whatever you do not intend to shoot, his father tells him, and do not kill something you do not intend to consume. while he is 8 years previous, he's eventually allowed to visit searching camp together with his father. They climb via darkish woods to the icy-cold camp, the place Dad begins a hearth within the range. a couple of minutes later, a tiny, shivering white-footed mouse emerges from his nest to proportion the heat of the stovepipe. The boy feeds him a bit cheese and sees that the mouse trusts him. Later, whilst his father starts to bait a mouse seize, the boy wittily reminds his Dad of the lesson he had taught him.
The White-Footed Mouse is Willem Lange's and Bert Dodson's most up-to-date collaboration, a delightfully illustrated parable for enthusiasts of nature and the nice outdoor and for children who are looking to maintain their Dads in line.
Willem Lange is a short-story author, columnist, commentator, and host on Vermont Public Radio and New Hampshire Public Television.This is his 3rd kid's booklet with Bert Dodson. He lives together with his spouse in East Montpelier, Vermont.
Bert Dodson is the writer and illustrator of the best-selling learn-to-draw classic Keys to Drawing as good because the illustrator of over eighty kid's books together with a prior one with Willem Lang. He has additionally co-written The means existence Works with famous biologist Mahlon Hoagland. He lives in Bradford, Vermont.
When i used to be a 15-year-old child, Will arrived in our tiny Adirondack Mountain city. It used to be the start of an everlasting and profound friendship. Over fifty years we now have paddled, climbed, hunted, and fished jointly, and listened to one another. This tale is Will at his top: a guy, a boy, and a mouse in a camp jointly, a young tale of admire and taking good care of each other within the most vital ways.--Baird Edmonds, retired fashion designer, contractor and outdoorsman
What a superb and wonderfully illustrated story! A father teaches his son approximately nature and ethics, and the son then supplies his father a lesson. Willem Lange is a grasp storyteller and The White-Footed Mouse is one in every of his best. Beautifully written and wonderfully illustrated, the tale has classes for us all. even though written for formative years, it really is one who each mum or dad and grandparent will treasure. it is destined to turn into a vintage that destiny generations will get pleasure from and research from.--Gary Moore, syndicated columnist, broadcaster and previous Vermont Commissioner of Fish and flora and fauna