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Sarah, Plain and Tall

Sarah, Plain and Tall
Author: Patricia MacLachlan
ISBN 13: 9780060241018
ISBN 10: 60241012
Edition: 1st
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: 1985-04-25
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 64
List Price: $16.99

"I will come by train. I will wear a yellow bonnet. I am plain and tall." A heartwarming story about two children, Anna and Caleb, whose lives are changed forever when their widowed papa advertises for a mail-order bride. Sarah Elisabeth Wheaton from Maine answers the ad and agrees to come for a month. Sarah brings gifts from the sea, a cat named Seal, and singing and laughter to the quiet house. But will she like it enough to stay? Anna and Caleb wait and wonder -- and hope. Performed by Glenn Close

New York Times

An exquisite, sometimes painfully touching tale.