Pumpkins, Leaves, Apples

It's still warm outside but fall is here! Pick up a book (or two) about some fun things to experience during this season!

Apples and pumpkins by Anne F Rockwell

In preparation for Halloween night, a family visits Mr. Comstock's farm to pick apples and pumpkins.

Apples by Ken Robbins

Describes how apples are grown, harvested, and used, and details facts about apples in history, literature, and our daily lives.

How do apples grow? by Betsy Maestro

Describes the life cycle of an apple from its initial appearance as a spring bud to that point in time when it becomes a fully ripe fruit.

Red leaf, yellow leaf by Lois Ehlert

A child describes the growth of a maple tree from seed to sapling.

Explains how leaves change their colors in autumn and then separate from the tree as the tree prepares for winter.

Clifford's first autumn by Norman Bridwell
Franklin's pumpkin by Sharon Jennings

Desperately wanting to win a blue ribbon at the Fall Fair, Franklin is disappointed to learn that his pumpkin is too big to make a good pie and that there is no ribbon for largest pumpkin.

It's Halloween, & Snoopy is playing a World War II ace, Charlie Brown, Lucy, & Pig Pen are out trick-or-treating, and Linus is awaiting the arrival of the Great Pumpkin.