Moss Gown

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oct 1, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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Candace finds herself cast out of her home by jealous older sisters, but with the help of a witch woman and a magical moss gown, she captures the heart of the young plantation owner "The smooth-as-silk mix of Hooks' engrossing text and Carrick's elegant illustrations creates a picture story book of magic and drama." -- School Library Journal, starred review

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King Lear meets Cinderella. Read full review

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This is a great addition to my collection of Cinderella variations for two reasons- the author bases it on a tale he heard growing up in the "Tidewater" region of eastern North Carolina (not too far ... Read full review

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Donald Carrick has illustrated many children's books. He lives in Edgartown, Massachusetts.

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