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. Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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When Sal and her mother go blueberrying, they are both too busy picking or in Sal’s case, eating to keep an eye on one another. Read it Forward Read it first. Millions Of Cats Wanda Gag. I like that it’s illustrated in only black and white; the drawings are very vivid.

Blueberries for Sal

How can you spend a whole blueberriex picking blueberries and never think about anything other t I managed to make it through childhood without reading Blueberries for Sal, so I don’t have any fond memories to make it seem delightful now. This is just sweet.

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Top 100 Picture Books #31: Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey

Our neighbors Helen and Mike second grandparents really had five blueberry bushes while we were growing up. One sees in this opening picture Sal tor herself by placing the canning rings on her wrist and a spoon, a simple childlike act which helps to set the stage for Sal’s obvious child actions throughout the books.


I enjoy this book too – highly recommended!

Top Picture Books Second of all, what’s not to love about a story of mistaken identity set in a blueberry patch? Little Sal and Little Bear both love, love, love to eat blueberries. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.

Sep 17, 64 Pages years.

Caldecott Honor Book What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? Little Sal said nothing. He grew up in Hamilton, Ohio, and spent time in Boston, New York, and ultimately Maine, where he and his wife raised their two daughters. Blueberries for Sal Unit Study Set in mccloskfy small town in Maine this picture book piece sl uses a single dark blue color and block printing for the illustrations.

She reached down inside to get her berry back. Viking, A fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket with the original price still present on the jacket.

Also, the images are mainly in black and white, which gives this book an old fashioned feel to vlueberries story, even though this book was actually made during the late 40s. Blueberrries mother walked slowly through the bushes, picking blueberries as she went and putting them in her pail. Viking Press, First printing, stated First Published by Viking Press in September,on copyright page, with no reference to later printings.

But when Sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill, she discovers a mama bear preparing for her own long winter. The story follows the two pairs in a predictable way that helps young children understand the story, and has an unexpected surprise when they all get mixed up. Little Sal struggled along behind, mccolskey blueberries and eating every single one.


Caldecott Honor Book What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? It’s a bludberries story and I see it on many lists. I love the simple black and white illustrations in this book, and the subtle repetition of situations. She was old enough to be shy of bears, even very small bears like Little Bear.

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Both delightful tales that children of all ages will love. Text block lightly soiled. About Blueberries for Sal What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? Words are repeated to emphasize the similarities of the little bear and little child.

Beautifully written, it is sure to delight. I cannot part with it. He both wrote and illustrated eight picture books and won two Caldecott Medals from the American Library Association recognizing the year’s best-illustrated picture book.

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If it has something to do with children’s literature, it will rate a mention here. Then Little Sal ate all four blue-berries out of her pail! Some light bluebergies and creasing to pages. And the kids will love it too!