Potatoes, Potatoes

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Potatoes, Potatoes

By Anita Lobel; Anita Lobel (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, Hardcover, 9780060518172, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2004


There was once an old woman who had a potato farm and two hardworking, loving sons. But one day one son ran away to the army of the east; the other son joined the army of the west.

Caldecott Honor artist Anita Lobel tells a powerful story of two brothers who become enemies at war, and their wise mother whose cleverness turns fighting into peace.

A new, full-color edition of the timely and timeless tale Potatoes, Potatoes.