The Adventures of a Grain of Dust
This charming book for children is full of interesting facts about all sorts of plants, insects, birds and animals and how they all help to enrich the soil for farmers - each in its own special way. Join our narrator, The Grain of Dust on a fascinating journey around the planet to meet them.
'The very dust that blows along the street Once whispered to its love that life is sweet.'
You see it's as likely a thing as could happen—this whole story."
Summary by J. M. Smallheer with quotes from the Preface of the book
Genre(s): Children's Non-fiction, Science
|Play 00||00 - Just a Word||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 01||01 - The Little Old Man of the Rock||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 02||02 - Some Early Settlers and Their Bones||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 03||03 - The Winds and the World's Work||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 04||04 - The Bottom-Lands||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 05||05 - What the Earth Owes to the Earthworm||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 06||06 - The Little Farmers with Six Feet||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 07||07 - Farmers with Four Feet||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 08||08 - Water Farmers Who Help Make Land||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 09||09 - Farmers Who Wear Feathers||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 10||10 - The Busy Fingers of the Roots||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 11||11 - The Autumn Stores and the Long Winter Night||J. M. Smallheer
|Play 12||12 - The Brotherhood of the Dust||J. M. Smallheer