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The Farmer

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 102 Ratings and 44 Reviews

Book Description
The farmer is a gentle, hardworking man who loves his animals and tends his fields with strong, caring hands. When a series of disasters destroys his crops, he is forced to sell some of his cherished animals to survive until the next planting. He passionately hopes he will be able to buy back his four-legged friends after the next harvest. The illustrations are richly detailed and filled with life... More
Book Information
PublisherGreen Pastures Publishing, Inc.
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages64
Publication Date08/01/1999
The Creators
About Mark Ludy (Author) : Mark Ludy is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Mark Ludy include Jujo: Of the Jungle, When I Was a Girl . . . I Dreamed, The Flower Man, and W... more
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Reader Comments
12/20/2009 Gail Ross said: The Farmer is a heart warming story about a Farmer and his beloved animals on the farm, but it's more still. It's about trusting God and helping others in the good times and in the bad times. The art is truly magnificent, and worth several visits to the farm!
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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1/18/2009 Lisa Blandford said: Anything of Mark Ludy's is AMAZING! He is an inspiration to me.

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