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Pada tahun 1600-an hingga 1700-an para petani di Amerika memiliki kepercayaan unik. Mereka percaya bahwa ada arwah-arwah yang sering datang mengunjungi rumah mereka. Untuk mencegah arwah itu masuk ke dalam rumah, mereka menyimpan sepatu bekas milik anak mereka di beberapa tempat yang bisa menjadi jalan masuk arwah itu, misalnya di cerobong asap atau dekat jendela. Mereka percaya bahwa ketika arwah melihat sepatu bekas tersebut, arwah ini akan pergi karena menganggap rumah yang mereka datangi sud ...more
This was a cute little story about a boy who got a new pair of shoes. The story is set roughly around the 1600-1700's when people had only one pair of shoes, which they had made especially for them by a cobbler, in a size or two too big so they could grow into them. These shoes were then passed on to younger siblings or cousins and were worn until they were practically falling apart. In this story, it is Sam's family's tradition to put a shoe in e wall to project the family and bring good fortun ...more
Jennifer Thermes is a children’s book author, illustrator, and map illustrator. Her most recent book, CHARLES DARWIN'S AROUND-THE-WORLD ADVENTURE was a 2017 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12 and a Notable Social Studies Book for Young People, as selected by the Children’s Book Council. Her next book, GRANDMA GATEWOOD HIKES THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL (Abrams) will be released in Spring 20 ...moreMore about Jennifer Thermes