View Full Version : It's that time of year-vol. 4 clues

debbie in ak
05-16-2007, 10:15 PM
See my other post for how to use these.


Here are the clues for Volume 4...I had a lot of fun writing these up! :D

*This story takes place in the desert.
*This story is about using your imagination.
*Kids build a pretend town.

*This story takes place in Idaho.
*A little girl really wants to see a relative.
*She gets mailed so that she can visit her grandma.
Mailing May

*This book contains two stories.
*A man takes advice from many people.
*”I thought my words were perfect just the way they were.” Said the writer of the Declaration of Independence.
The Hatmaker’s Sign

*It’s a tall tale.
*A man starts to look old because of a bird.
*The man is bent over and happy because it makes him closer to his granddaughter.

*The main character only did one thing in life.
*The main character is a very serious man.
*He tried to catch a fish with a sock.
Higgins Bend

*The main character complains at the beginning of the book.
*He sees lots of animals.
*He becomes a “river rat” just like his grandma.
The Raft

*The main character was born in Vermont.
*He loved nature.
*He loved snow more than anything else and found a way to share it with others.
Snowflake Bentley

*There is an island in the story.
*A boy visits with his grandpa.
*The lesson from this book, “People are more precious than things.”

*The main character works with beeswax.
*This story is set in the west.
*The main character becomes a great artist.
Cowboy Charlie

*There is an island in the story.
*The main character does a lot of traveling.
*There are banana trees, cherry blossoms, hot springs, and poems in this story.
Grass Sandals

*This book has red things in it.
*Do you like tomato juice?
*Two birds (one is red!) and four little eggs make one man brave!

*The characters like hide and seek.
*The main character has a disability.
*She smelled like “lilacs with a whiff of bleach”.
The Hickory Chair

*This story takes place in some “Twin Cities”.
*The setting of the story is WW II.
*A city saves some animals.
Hanna’s Cold Winter

*This book is about a boy and his dog.
*Clean boots and overalls are important!
*Which gives you more energy-purple punch or plump pumpkins?
The Pumpkin Runner

*This book is about a man and some birds.
*Some artists use paint; others use plaster.
*This book is set in the capital of Italy.

Lori D
05-16-2007, 11:48 PM
Thank you for all your work! :clap: The clues are wonderful!

05-17-2007, 07:40 AM
Thank you, Debbie for all of your hard work! It is MUCH appreciated! :clap:

05-17-2007, 08:07 AM
Thank you SOOOO much! We're going to play this game in a couple weeks. :D

Kendall in GA
05-17-2007, 07:10 PM
We start Vol. 4 next year...I can't wait! I've printed off your clues and am looking forward to using them next year this time.

Thanks so much for sharing!...Your time, effort and generosity are truly appreciated! :yes:

Rebecca G
05-17-2007, 10:41 PM
Thanks for those Debbie. Great work!!

Melissa in SC
05-17-2007, 11:33 PM

Cate OH
05-18-2007, 08:26 PM
Thanks! :clap:
You really know how to perk things up!

05-18-2007, 09:08 PM
Thanks for all your hard work and your willingness to share! :clap: It is much