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How the ladies stopped the wind

Bruce McMillan

How the ladies stopped the wind

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trees -- Fiction,
  • Winds -- Fiction,
  • Sheep -- Fiction,
  • Chickens -- Fiction,
  • Iceland -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    The woman of one village in Iceland decide to plant trees to stop the powerful winds that make it difficult even to go for a walk, but first they must find a ways to prevent sheep from eating all of their saplings, while encouraging chickens to fertilize them.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Bruce McMillan ; illustrated with paintings by Gunnella.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsGunnella, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M2278 How 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17438923M
    ISBN 109780618773305
    LC Control Number2007004207
    OCLC/WorldCa85898895

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The ladies replant, and build a fence around the village. The chickens fertilize, the sheep stay out with the cows, and all is well-until the sheep once more discover the tasty trees outside the fence.

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