What is strange about the woods and what effect did they have on the cows in Tuck Everlasting?

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The wood is otherworldly like it is asking to be left alone.

There is something strange about the woods outside Winnie Foster’s house.  The woods seem to be telling people to leave them alone.  Is there magic there?

But the wood had a sleeping, otherworld appearance that made you want to speak in whispers. This, at least, is what the cows must have thought: "Let it keep its peace; we won't disturb it." (Ch. 1) 

In fact, there is magic in these woods.  The woods hide a special spring, and if a person drinks from this spring he or...

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