Stories in Book Six:
“Ruby the Opossum Takes a Second Look”…Beauty is who you are on the inside: your heart, your character, how much you care about others, and your integrity.
“Oliver the Owl Soars to New Heights”…Overcoming your fears brings exciting new adventures.
“Tessie the Raccoon Tells a Lie”…A lie hurts everyone; it’s always best to tell the truth.
“Tattoo the Barn Cat and Tippy the Skunk, a Unique Friendship”…Companionship is very important. Follow your heart when choosing your friends.
“Tuck the Deer Leads his Herd to a New Home”…Choosing a new home is a difficult decision. It’s not only the location that’s important; it’s the animals in that community, too.
Each story includes…
- A moral and lesson for children told through the farm animals’ experiences.
- Apple Nuggets from Dee Dee, a summary that touches upon the themes and lessons.
- Apple Niblets, encouraging readers to think about the themes or discuss them with caregivers.
- Seeds of Wisdom, inspirational quotations that match each story’s theme.
- Plus Apple Critters, at the end of the book, featuring photos of the real-life animals who inspired the characters.
And so these were special times at Green Apple Acres, a magical place where adventures are always a moment away, and there are always lessons to be learned!