FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Even though there is no money, Anna's mother finds a way to make Anna a badly needed winter coat.
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Illus. in full color. "A fresh and moving story of a mother's dedication to acquire a coat for her daughter in post-World War II hard times. Anna's mother decides to trade the few valuables she has left for wool and for the services of a spinner, a weaver, and a tailor. Lobel's pictures do a tremendous job of evoking the period. Insightful and informative, this may make children consider how precious the ordinary can become in times of turmoil."--(starred) "Booklist.From Publishers Weekly:
A rebuilding of the country after war and the gradual attainment of a much-needed new coat are deftly woven themes, luminously portrayed by Lobel. Ages 4-8.
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Book Description Bt Bound, 1999. School & Library Binding. Book Condition: Brand New. bound for schools & libraries ed. edition. 40 pages. 10.00x8.00x0.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0833512455
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