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The bumpy little pumpkin

Cuyler, Margery. ;Hillenbrand, Will, illustrator.

New York : Scholastic Press 2005

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Curriculum Lab JPB  (Cuyler )()

  • Title:
    The bumpy little pumpkin
  • Author/Creator: Cuyler, Margery.
  • Hillenbrand, Will, illustrator.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press
  • Creation Date: 2005
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Subjects: Halloween -- Juvenile fiction; Pumpkin -- Juvenile fiction; Sisters -- Juvenile fiction
  • Description: Little Nell chooses an unusual pumpkin for her Halloween jack-o-lantern, despite her big sisters' criticisms. All summer, Little Nell has tended the garden with BIG Mama, BIG Sarah, and BIG Lizzie, and finally the pumpkins are ready for Halloween. Her sisters choose smooth, round pumpkins to carve, but Little Nell likes a bumpy little one best. Sarah and Lizzie jeer, "It's bumpy and little and ugly!" But Little Nell perseveres. With help from her animal friends, she scoops and carves it into a wonderful jack-o'-lantern! This sweet tale shows that jack-o'-lanterns, like people.
  • OCLC Number: 55671717
  • Identifier: ISBN0439528356;LCCN2004012179;EAN9780439528351