A New Coat for Anna

By Harriet Ziefert
Picture Books

In post World War II, Anna’s mother is determined to have a coat for her daughter Anna. Anna’s mother decides to trade the few valuables she has left for wool and for the services of a spinner, a weaver, and a tailor. This lovely book is packed with educational value.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Period 20th Century, Early 1900s, WWII
Genre Historical Fiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • 3 Entertainment Value
  • 4 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 3.5 Literary Value
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