Butternut Moon: A girl, a Dog and a Ghost; An Appalachian Adventure is a book written by a teacher for teachers to use in the classroom. This is a heart warming story of a family struggling to survive in early 1940s. Children will identify with Bitsy, a spunky young girl who finds she is much stronger than she ever knew. Your students will laugh out loud at the antics of her rotten older brothers. The book comes with a teacher-made Accelerated Reader quiz and text dependent questions for each chapter. Also see the sequel, Cotton Fields & Canvas for fun with Bitsy and her brothers.