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User Review  - jljaina - LibraryThing

Nice portrayal of a farmers life in the 19th Century. How the Farmer loads up his cart to products his family works on over the year. It shows many different uses for what a farmer might have access ... Read full review

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User Review  - rrossi1 - LibraryThing

This is a story about a man in the 1800's who collects goods in his ox-cart, and goes out selling them to the average consumer. Soon, he sold his cart and ox, his yoke and harness, and with the money ... Read full review

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User Review  - jewolf - LibraryThing

This book is a great story to show kids that hard work pays off. The farmer and his family work all year long to be able to sell all the things that the harvest and make. This book won the Caldecott ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lauramel - LibraryThing

A Caldecott winner that is old, but has delightful illustrations. Depicting the life of a farmer and his family from fall until the the following spring and summer, this book would be a great way to introduce life in the 1800's. Read full review

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User Review  - jpmccasland - LibraryThing

The Ox-Cart Man is a satisfying story of a down-to-earth man and his family. All year long the family works hard to make the things needed for themselves from the bounty of nature. At the end of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - btivis - LibraryThing

This is quaint little story about a man loading up all of the goods his family made over the last year, to take to the market and sell. After he has sold everything, he takes the money he made to buy ... Read full review

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User Review  - missrader - LibraryThing

The story of a colonial era farmer and his family and the daily cycle of life and survival. Read full review


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