Sunflower Sal (Paperback)

By Janet S. Anderson, Elizabeth Johns (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807576632, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1999

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Description

"Sal desperately wants to make a quilt, but her big hands just don't seem to have the knack of doing such small, fussy work. What she is good at is raising sunflowers. . . . A late-summer climb to the top of Bare Hill reveals that the neat squares of fields and pasture below have been 'stitched together with sunflowers--Sal has made her quilt. It's a lovely story from Anderson about finding one's true gifts, with sun-washed oil paintings in a palette of gold, brown, and green" ("Kirkus Review").
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