The house of four seasons

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When Father, Mother, Billy, and Suzy go house hunting in the country, they fallain love with a grand old house nestled among tall weeds and trees. The house isain need of repair and soon a carpenter, mason, and tinsmith come to set thingsastraight, but it needs new paint too. The family agrees it would be more fun toapaint it themselves, but no one can agree on the color, and to make matters worse,athe hardware store only carries three colors- red, blue, and yellow! But Father hasaan idea. oYou'll see,o he says, ocolors can do many tricks when they get together,oaand with a sudden flourish, Roger Duvoisin the magician reveals a color wheelain the midst of this cheerful tale. Budding artists and engineers will love this surprisingastory, and adults would do well to note how Father arrives at a winning trifectaaof negotiation, education, and thrift.
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full_title house of four seasons
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series New York Review children's collection
series_with_volume New York Review children's collection
subject_facet Children's stories, Color -- Fiction, Color -- Juvenile fiction, Dwellings -- Maintenance and repair -- Fiction, Families -- Fiction, Family life -- Fiction
title_display The house of four seasons
title_full The house of four seasons / by Roger Duvoisin
title_short The house of four seasons
topic_facet Color, Dwellings, Families, Family life, Maintenance and repair