Nuts to You

Nuts to You is a highly entertaining and wise account of squirrels rushing around the forest, wondering what the humans are doing cutting down trees along the buzz path. perkins_nuts-to-youWhen Jed, TsTs, Chai and Tchke figure this out, they are off to warn the others. Unfortunately, most squirrels can’t understand the complicated process, so they turn moving into a Game.

“Live for the moment,” said Jed. “But bury a lot of nuts.”

Written and illustrated by Lynn Rae PerkinsNuts to You is a story within a story that’s fun, environmental and wise.


About AnEducationInBooks

Wendy BooydeGraaff is the author of Salad Pie, a children's picture book published by Ripple Grove Press. Her work has been published in Emrys Journal Online, The Emerson Review, Jellyfish Review, Bending Genres, SmokeLong Quarterly and Leopardskin & Limes, and is forthcoming in NOON. Read more work at or find her on Twitter @BooyTweets.
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