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Series: Crinkleroot


CRINKLEROOT'S GUIDE TO GIVING BACK TO NATURE by Jim Arnosky
Released: May 15, 2012

"Renewed public interest in a "green" world makes this a timely and welcome return for Crinkleroot. (Informational picture book. 5-10)"
Forest-dweller Crinkleroot reappears to lead 21st-century readers outdoors, urging them to appreciate and give back to nature. Read full book review >
CRINKLEROOT'S VISIT TO CRINKLE COVE by Jim Arnosky
Released: Aug. 1, 1998

"The jolly woodsman is forever on the lookout, his eyes open in every habitat, and young readers who have identified backyard birds and tracked wildlife alongside Crinkleroot before will be glad he's back. (Picture book. 3-7)"
In his 12th appearance, Crinkleroot, the Santa Claus of the natural world, takes Walking Stick on a hike from the woods down to the lake to search for Sassafrass, a small orange snake he's befriended. Read full book review >
CRINKLEROOT'S GUIDE TO WALKING IN WILD PLACES by Jim Arnosky
Released: July 30, 1990

"A cheerful introduction to some of the simple pleasures of the natural world."
The jovial woodsman ("born in a tree and raised by bees") is back, inviting readers to join him in the summer woods. Read full book review >