Nothing is Better and Worse Than Pumpkins

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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One pumpkin makes a tasty pie. Two pumpkins can be carved into grinning jack-o’-lanterns, and a couple hundred more make for a decent pumpkin patch. Gather one thousand pumpkins and you’ll have a grand fall festival.
But what happens when a town has an accidental abundance of pumpkins?

What do Jos and his brothers do with a mountain of pumpkins? An EXPLOSION of pumpkins? Step into Pumpkin Town and see!

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User Review  - TeresaCruz - LibraryThing

I liked the fact that this book embodied the responsibility individuals need to take if they do something that causes something bad. The boys accidentally flung pumpkin seeds towards a town, which ... Read full review

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User Review  - TaylorLanman - LibraryThing

Summary: This story is about a boy named Jose, his four brothers, and their father. They are farmers and they grow pumpkins on the hill where they live, which overlooks a small town. One windy night ... Read full review


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About the author (2006)

Pablo Bernasconi is an award-winning graphic designer who was born in Buenos Aires. Pablo loves things that grow: puppies, trees, hair, knowledge, children, clouds, and pumpkins! His artwork has been published in picture books, magazines, and newspapers all over the world. He lives in Patagonia, Argentina - still a wild place where nature can often over-rule humans' attempts to control it.

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