Warmth, Waiting & Woolly Friends: A New Coat for Anna

Friday, November 7, 2008.

A New Coat for AnnaAuthor: Harriet Ziefert (on JOMB)
Illustrator: Anita Lobel (on JOMB)
Published: 1986 Dragonfly Books (on JOMB)
ISBN: 0394898613

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Soothing images and clear, generous text allow us to follow the year-long creation of an overdue winter coat in this true tale of patience, resourcefulness and the quiet optimism of a community emerging from war.

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November 7, 2008 @ 1:53 pm

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November 7, 2008 @ 1:54 pm

Thanks for visiting the book review at the blog I share with my students. We’ve added your podcast to the list of additional resources.

I’m off now to look for The Cello of Mr. O!

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