Johnny Appleseed: The Story of a Legend
by Will Moses



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Johnny Appleseed: The Story of a Legend by Will Moses -- a picture book biography of the man for older kids with tons of folk art illustrations.

But first, a summary of the book -- The long-enduring American legend of Johnny Appleseed comes to life in the glorious folk illustrations and spirited storytelling of Will Moses. Everyone knows the story of Johnny Appleseed: how he traveled westward across our young country, spreading apple trees wherever he went and wearing outlandish hats, like a soup pot, on his head. But did you know that Johnny Appleseed was a real person? Born John Chapman in 1774, he grew up in a family of twelve children, and as a young man, struck out to find the frontier. It was along this journey that he discovered the wonders of apple trees, and where he had his life adventures.




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