For 75 years, Dahlov Ipcar has lived and worked in Maine. Original verses and timeless illustrations come to life in this delightful book. The unique text, bold artwork, and Ipcar's distinctive style celebrate life on the farm. She writes, "A is for apples, red on the tree." and "J is for jars, of jellies and jams."
About the author: Since 1937, Dahlov Ipcar has lived and worked on a farm in Maine. She has written and illustrated more than thirty children's and young adult books. Her books include The Little Fisherman, My Wonderful Christmas Tree, Hardscrabble Harvest, and The Calico Jungle. Ipcar's illustration style is unique and distinctively modern. The pleasures of a simple life and the power of imagination are often the basis of her stories.