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Booklist: Crop Circles

Big Red Barn, by Margaret Wise Brown & Felicia Bond (0-4). Animals spend a day in the great green field, not the great green room, but you’ll recognize the comforting cadence of this children’s classic. Fiction.

Construction Site: Farming Strong, All Year Long, by Sherri Duskey Rinker & A.G. Ford (4-6). Six farm vehicles work overtime in this seasonal, rhyming story. Fiction.

Farmhouse, by Sophie Blackall (4-8). Inspired by a real Catskills family of dairy farmers and meticulously illustrated with ephemera collected before their dilapidated home was demolished. Fiction.

Food for the Future: Sustainable Farms Around the World, by Mia Wenjen & Robert Sae-Heng (4-8).
A global survey of innovative farming techniques that promote sustainable growth. Nonfiction.

The Old Truck, by Jerome Pumphrey and Jarrett Pumphrey (4-8). Sparked by her imagination, a girl restores a farm truck in this nostalgic and generational, beautifully hand-stamped picture book. Fiction

Charlotte’s Web, by E.B. White (6+). The “Terrific” story of Zuckerman’s pig, a “Radiant” farm tale tear-jerker. Fiction