The Farmer’s Kid is a recollection of the childhood memories author, Stephen A. Hill. was one four sons family making their livelihood from farming and retail farm store in rural northern Vermont. village, businesses, nearby surroundings provided numerous opportunities for mischief recounts many comical sometimes compromising situations. His common ailments injuries, village happenings, school activities, other antics are likely to trigger memory your own. You may nod head as you recognize historical events that occurred during era became part this young boy’s memories. And well laugh out loud picture bicyclist attempting jump over six his friends lying side by side. Such tales would like share with he remembers being Kid.
From the awakening of land in spring to fireside planning on a chilly winter night, life farm revolves around seasons year. The rural music this seasonal rhythm sounds through pages volume. Writers offer memories and reflections its unfolding, from planting hay baling harvest suppers two-room country schoolhouse. Some funny, some poignant, these evocative essays are illustrated with black-and-white historical photographs crisp color images that conjure for readers who have known world intimately, or only dreamed it.