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Deep in the woods in an old white cabin, three friends make their pumpkin soup the same way every day. Pumpkin Soup by Helen Cooper is an absolutely delightful story! Though not specifically about Halloween, because this story is about Pumpkin soup and with the Autumn background and pumpkin patch full of pumpkins, Halloween is the perfect time of year to read the story. 41 13 40. When the other reject this idea he storms off. Being a bit of a rebel, I decided to read this very October-type book in the merry month of May...cuz that's how I roll. Adorable drawings, only the story could have been a little bit better written. As far as Fall books go, this is one of the best. Pumpkin Soup Soup. This book about friendship is beautifully illustrated and perfect for young students everywhere. I enjoyed the story of the three friends who live together harmoniously making their pumpkin soup, each having their own job and playing their own instruments. I liked the rhythm of the story. , There is Duck, Squirrel and Cat. The story ends describing how the friends sort out their disagreement. Start by marking “Pumpkin Soup” as Want to Read: Error rating book. It’s such a lovely story about friendship and working together as a team. . 65 52 10. This is a book about a cat, a duck and a squirrel who all have a role in making the pumpkin soup. The beautifully vivid cover lured me in! Every day Cat slices up some pumpkin, Squirrel stirs in some water and Duck tips in some salt to make perfect pumpkin soup- until the day Duck wants to do the stirring. Categories & Ages. Refresh and try again. The friends must figure out how to adapt to change in routine and how to work out a disagreement. Children are thrown into life deep in the woods where routine reigns and lonely wanderings are frowned upon and dangerous. One day the Duck decides he will do the job of Squirrel in making the pumpkin soup. Helen Cooper writes and illustrates such a good little story of learning to let others grow, missing someone when they are gone and so glad when they return. Everyday the cat slices up some pumpkin for their lunch,, while the squirrel stirs in the water and the duck tips in some salt to make the perfect pumkin soup. I was very surprised to see these animals work together, but it is a story and everything can happen in that. Pumpkin Soup Soup. Info. The most charming aspect of the book however, are the rich, autumnal illustrations which compliment the trio's adventures. This leads to an argument and causin. Helen Cooper creates a warm, inviting world in her “Pumpkin Soup.” It tells the story of three friends working through the challenges of friendship all while enjoying pumpkin soup. Part of Pumpkin Soup's success lies in the mysterious relationships of the three characters; there's not so much mystery in Delicious. Yes, an unusual bunch, but there is peace in their house. I think it could have been worked into the story without disrupting the flow. Helen Cooper The gorgeous autumnal illustrations alone make.

Deep in the woods in an old white cabin, three friends make their pumpkin soup the same way every day. As you read, ask questions so that your reader will be more engaged in the story. Each evening they join together to make pumpkin soup in their lovely pumpkin-shaped house deep in the forest. This comprehension quiz contains 26 questions. Welcome back. However one day, duck decides he is not happy with his role and prefers the role of head cook and stirrer. 1001 Children's Books You Must Read Before You Grow Up, Meet the Epic and Awesome Authors of Fall's Big Fantasy Novels. You know that warm glow when it's dark and the candle inside the pumpkin is that warm orange color and you can stay up late into the night just to soak up that warm cozy safe color. Eventually duck returns home and they make pumpkin soup with duck stirring, and cat weighing out the salt (after duck shows the how) although the pan burn. Preheat a nonstick skillet over medium heat. Duck repeats a similar action later in the story. Some of the biggest books out this fall promise to be epics full of magic, adventure,... To see what your friends thought of this book. About this resource. Each evening they join together to make pumpkin soup in their lovely pumpkin-shaped house deep in the forest. until one day the duck decides he wants to do the stirring. Then one day Duck decides he wants to stir the soup instead of adding the salt. The three friends work together to make delicious pumpkin soup. But one day the Duck wants to stir instead, and then there is … We additionally offer variant types and plus type of the books to browse. The book carries a clear message about the importance of teamwork and sharing. A delightful tale of friendship tested when the status quo is upset. 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