Carrying Your Home
When Momma gets a chance to study a special kind of goose that winters near the cold northern cities, the whole family decides to join her and spend the week staying in a hotel and exploring the city. Daddy encourages them to only bring what they need, "like a turtle who carries his home on his back." This gets brother and sister excited about finding other ways to bring their beloved home with them.
Characters in this Story
Martin is the delightful older brother in all of the various Martin & Sylvia Series. Known for his bright ideas, his enterprising spirit and his kind heart, this seven year old boy finds adventure at all turns, and in all seasons.
Sylvia is the younger sister in the well-loved Martin & Sylvia stories. Five years old, she is known for her cleverness, her delight, and her wonderful sense of humor. She and her brother Martin create adventures and discover marvels -- whether they are at home or out exploring their town.