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Minna's Patchwork Coat

By Lauren A. Mills

  • Hardback
  • £12.99

A poor Appalachian girl learns profound lessons about friendship and community in this illustrated historical novel.

Minna's papa died from working in the coal mines, and now she can't afford a winter coat to wear to school. When friends and neighbors make one from their fabric scraps, her classmates tease her about her rags--until she reminds them that her coat contains pieces of clothing that were once important to each of them; it's the stories they share that have turned her rags into a treasure.

Biographical Notes

Lauren A. Mills is the award-winning author and illustrator of The Rag Coat and The Goblin Baby and has retold and illustrated Thumbelina, Tatterhood and the Hobgoblins, and The Book of Little Folk. She is also the co-author of Fairy Wings, Fia and the Imp, andThe Dog Prince.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780316406215
  • Publication date: 28 Jun 2016
  • Page count: 288
  • Imprint: Little, Brown Young Readers US
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