Category Archives: Vintage picture books

Up In the Tree

“Oh moan! Oh groan! There’s no telephone! We’ve run out of pancakes, We’ve run out of tea, We’ll have to eat LEAVES Up here in our tree!” From Up In the Tree Written and Illustrated by Margaret Atwood First published in 1978 Today … Continue reading

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The Giant Jam Sandwich

The village bus, they all agreed, Would spoil the fields of Farmer Seed. So eight fine horses pulled the bread To where the picnic cloth was spread. From The Giant Jam Sandwich Story and pictures by John Vernon Lord and … Continue reading

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