My Chickens and I

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In this delightful illustrated book, actress and filmmaker Isabella Rossellinishares her newfound passion for raising chickens. When a cardboard carton dotted with airholes arrived at her door, Rosselliniexpected to welcome 38 yellow chicks to her Long Island farm. Much to her surprise, her newly hatched brood included a diverse mix of heritage breeds--a discovery that prompted further research into the traits, behavior, and history of each one. Perfectly capturing the fine-feathered glory and surprising intelligence of these spirited backyard birds, My Chickens and Ipairs Patrice Casanova's photographs with Rossellini'swry observations, fun facts, and hand-drawn illustrations.

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  • : Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • : Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • : 9781419729911
  • : gifts