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Reuben And The Blizzard [Paperback]

By Merle Good (Author), P. Buckley Moss (Author) & P. Buckley Moss (Illustrator)
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The adventures of Reuben the Amish boy continue! This is a second book in the top-selling series (70,000 copies of Reuben and the Fire in print in the first six months after publication!). When the biggest blizzard in years sweeps across their farm, Reuben and his five sisters, his parents, and his grandfather all face new adventures and challenges. Reuben is worried about the five new pups. The snow blows so hard he can hardly see where he's walking. But the Amish way has advantages, too. The loss of electricity doesn't affect his family (since they've never had any). And when their neighbor man can't get his car out to take his wife to the hospital, Reuben and his father come to the rescue with their sleigh. The art of internationally-known artist P. Buckley Moss captures the color and character of Amish life with striking elegance. Heartwarming story, dramatically paired with Moss's highly acclaimed and endearing artwork.

Publishers Description
Imagine raising six spirited kids on a grass farm. Today. Thatrsquo;ll test any mamarsquo;s strength. Dorcas Smucker and her brood live out their days in full view in this collection of musingspicking blueberries while watching for bears hoping for angels driving off the nearby freeway moving into the ldquo;thousandstory houserdquo; enduring 15yearold Mattrsquo;s lecture on respect while captive in the car. Then there was the fourweek road trip which Dorcas says ldquo;My sisterinlaw warned me would be like putting your whole family in a bathroom and staying there for three days.rdquo; Dorcas and her husband Paul are purposeful parents. But they arenrsquo;t perfect. Dorcas wonders if their marriage can endure when she and Paul canrsquo;t ever figure out what gifts to give each other. She tries to navigate her mild daughterrsquo;s development into a very certain self wondering ldquo;When do I give in and when do I stand firmrdquo;There are no recipes here. But there is story upon story. Dorcas has three daughters and three sons. And she has a voiceencouraging doubting entertaining but never taking herself too seriously. Often slightly offstride and with disarming humility Dorcas keeps finding resource in her life at home ldquo;Often the things we donrsquo;t know we need come into our lives without knocking.rdquo;

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Good Books
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9" Width: 9" Height: 0.13"
Weight:   0.29 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Aug 1, 2003
Publisher   Good Books
Age  4-8
ISBN  1561483753  
ISBN13  9781561483754  

Availability  0 units.

More About Merle Good & P. Buckley Moss

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Merle Good has written numerous books and articles about the Amish. Good is the founder of the publishing house Good Books. He is a playwright and novelist and lives in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
P. Buckley Moss (Pat) first met the Amish in 1965 when she and her family moved to Waynesboro in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Admiring the family values and work ethic of her new neighbors, Pat began to include the Amish in many of her paintings. She lives in Mathews, Virginia.

Merle Good currently resides in Intercourse, in the state of Pennsylvania. Merle Good was born in 1946.

Merle Good has published or released items in the following series...
  1. People's Place Book

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1Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 4-8 > General
2Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12 > General
3Books > Subjects > Children > Religions > Christianity > Ages 4-8

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Illustrated by P.Buckley Moss  Apr 14, 2010
I purchased this book due to the fact that it is illustrated by P. Buckley Moss. The story itself is good, and the illustrations are classic Moss. A must-have for any P. Buckley Moss collector.

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