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M Is for Mayflower: A Massachusetts Alphabet

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M is for Mayflower" is a wonderful addition to our series of state alphabet books, as Raven's sparkling verse and illuminating expository text are matched perfectly with Jeannie Brett's bright illustrations.This pictorial celebrates the treasures of the Bay State, and educates as it entertains elementary-aged New Englanders. Older readers will appreciate the guided tour th ...more
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published October 1st 2002 by Sleeping Bear Press
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- Hope Is The Thing With Feathers That Perches In The Soul - And Sings The Tunes Without The Words - And Never Stops At All.

- As We Express Our Gratitude, We Must Never Forget That The Highest Form Of Appreciation Is Not To Utter Words, But To Live By Them.

"By The Sword We Seek Peace, But Peace Only Under Liberty."

"All Hail To Massachusetts"

They That Go Down To The Sea In Ships

Bird: Chickadee
Fish: Cod
Flag of Massachusetts
Flower: Mayflower
Gem: Rhodonite
Horse: Morgan Horse
Spelling bee word:

Blackstone River Valley’s Lake Chargoggagoggmanchaugagoggchaubunagungamaug has the longest name of any lake in the country. It is now called Webster Lake for short. Its original Nipmuc Indian name means: “You fish on your side of the lake, I fish on my side, and no one fishes in the middle.”
The Campbell Family
We just read the alphabet tidbits, not the in depth things. Bud picked this because of the Mayflower on the front, I believe. Would be a great book to read if you're earning a Massachusetts badge or traveling there!
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