Search Results: "Gunnella"


BOOK REVIEW

THE PROBLEM WITH CHICKENS by Bruce McMillan
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 26, 2005

"Gunnella and McMillan have hatched an 'egg-cellent' tale of ingenuity and resourcefulness. (Picture book. 5-8)"
In a small village at the far end of Iceland, there are plenty of eggs for the ladies to use in cooking, except they are difficult to gather from the cliffs where the wild birds lay them. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HOW THE LADIES STOPPED THE WIND by Bruce McMillan
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 24, 2007

"The homey tale combined with the folksy, funny illustrations makes for an extremely winning combination. (Picture book. 3-8)"
The Iceland in this fable is one in which the village women are in cahoots with their farm animals and able to plant and protect beautiful trees in order to stop the wild wind that makes it hard to walk. Read full book review >