Apples to Oregon - Related Reads

Wagons west! Wagons west!
Gerrard, Roy.
A rhyming story of a family's move by wagon train between Missouri and Oregon in the 1850's and their daughter's role in outwitting cattle thieves.


Covered wagons, bumpy trails Covered wagons, bumpy trails
Kay, Verla.
Illustrations and simple rhyming text follow a family as they make the difficult journey by wagon to a new home across the Rocky Mountains.


Amazing apples Amazing apples
Powell, Consie.
Simple poems in acrostic form describe an apple orchard through the seasons, as well as the activities of the family that tends the orchard. Includes a page of notes about apples.


Roughing it on the Oregon Trail Roughing it on the Oregon Trail
Stanley, Diane.
Twins Liz and Lenny, along with their time-traveling grandmother, join a group of pioneers journeying west on the Oregon Trail in 1843.


Papa and the pioneer quilt Papa and the pioneer quilt
Van Leeuwen, Jean.
As her family travels by wagon train to Oregon, a young girl gathers scraps of cloth so that she can make a quilt. Includes historical note.


Johnny Appleseed : my story Johnny Appleseed : my story
Harrison, David L. (David Lee), 1937-


Apples Apples
Farmer, Jacqueline.
Describes the cultivation and uses of apples.


Life on an apple orchard Life on an apple orchard
Wolfman, Judy.
A child explains the activities that take place at home on a working apple orchard.


B is for beaver : an Oregon alphabet B is for beaver : an Oregon alphabet
Smith, Marie, 1951-
Each letter of the alphabet is illustrated by objects that are associated with the State of Oregon and accompanied by background information.


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