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A Chair for My Mother

by Vera B. Williams

Published by Greenwillow, 1982

Ages 4 - 9

A tender picture story of a grandmother, mother, and young daughter saving their money to replace a favorite chair lost in a fire. Bright watercolor illustrations within imaginative, decorative borders capture the upbeat tone of the story as a jar becomes filled with coins and he family's dream chair is finally selected, brought home, and enjoyed! Sheer joy! Honor Book, CCBC Mock Caldecott Straw Vote  © Cooperative Children's Book Center

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