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Sugaring Time

About The Book

Sugaring Time is Kathryn Lasky's unforgettable work of narrative nonfiction—illustrated by the incomparable Christopher G. Knight.

"In lyrical prose and black-and-white photographs, Lasky's book depicts the Lacey family of Vermont making maple syrup...A rare kind of nonfiction, informative yet as easily read as fiction." (School Library Journal)

About The Author

Kathryn Lasky is a children's writer who also writes for adults under the names Kathryn Lasky Knight and E. L. Swann

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (March 1, 1983)
  • Length: 64 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780027516807
  • Grades: 3 - 7
  • Ages: 8 - 12

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Awards and Honors

  • ALA Newbery Honor Book
  • ALA Notable Children's Books
  • Horn Book Fanfare
  • Notable Children's Trade Book Language (AR)
  • Bulletin Blue Ribbon
  • Agatha Award Finalist
  • CBC/NCSS Notable Children's Book in Social Studies
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (OH)
  • ALA Mildred L. Batchelder Award
  • African Studies Assn Children's Bk Award

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