Tend Millie’s backyard chickens from day to night in this rhyming picture book, which is right on trend and packed with STEM-friendly science info.
- The theme focuses on where food comes from and gives an appreciation for the hard work behind it
- Backyard setting reflects the urban farming trends and makes this agricultural experience accessible to most readers
- Includes eight pages of educational endnotes about chickens, from breeding to preparing eggs for eating
- Depicts both the effort and rewards of caring for animals yourself
AUTHOR: Brenda Williams is a widely published poet and former primary school teacher. She has written many educational articles and books, including the Barefoot Books bestseller ‘The Real Princess’. Brenda lives in England.
ILLUSTRATOR: Valeria Cis is a full-time illustrator who lives in Rosario, Argentina with her husband, son, and daughter. She has also worked with Barefoot Books on ‘The Beeman’.
REVIEWS: “This cozy intergenerational story will delight young readers as it educates them on these industrious insects” – ForeWord Reviews