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Lobel, Anita.
New York : Greenwillow Books, 2004.
IL K-3
ISBN 0060518189
In a land, far, far away lived a woman with her two sons.  Their home was surrounded by men at war so they built a strong wall to keep the war out.  Year after year, the woman and her son planted potatoes and were happy.  But when the boys grew up, they decided to go and join the fight.  The woman wept and prayed that her sons would come back.  What can one poor woman do to change the world around her?
SUBJECTS:     Potatoes -- Juvenile fiction.
                        Peace -- Juvenile fiction.
                        Mothers -- Juvenile fiction.
                        Brothers -- Juvenile fiction.
                        Picture books -- Juvenile fiction.


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