The real Johnny Appleseed was born John Chapman in 1774, in a small Massachusetts village. Discover his story through this wise and witty work. Learn how the apple tree-planting folk hero helped open and tame the American frontier.
Beautiful full-color folk-art illustrations.
With Sonlight, your children will discover that history is so much more than just names and dates. Apples and apple trees served many functions in the late 1700s. The legend of Johnny Appleseed has deep roots in what life was like in America over 200 years ago. This title provides just one more example of how your Kindergarten or History / Bible / Literature A package bring the past to life and connects it to today.