Annotations for Pumpkins : A Story for a Field


Baker & Taylor
A man harvests and sells a bountiful crop of pumpkins so that he will be able to preserve the field from developers

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Baker & Taylor
When a field is threatened by development, a man, who loves the field, comes up with an ingenious scheme to save it.

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Harcourt Publishing
This is a story about a field and a man who loved it enough to do something to save it from development. "Based on the author's personal efforts to protect the land, this story broadcasts a deliberate and timely environmental message that, like the intentionally nameless protagonist, anyone can make a difference. Aglow in harvest tones, Root's strong watercolor and gouache paintings heighten the story's magic."--Booklist


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Houghton
This is a story about a field and a man who loved it enough to do something to save it from development. "Based on the author's personal efforts to protect the land, this story broadcasts a deliberate and timely environmental message that, like the intentionally nameless protagonist, anyone can make a difference. Aglow in harvest tones, Root's strong watercolor and gouache paintings heighten the story's magic."--Booklist


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