Secret Remedy Book, The by Karin Cates
: A Story Of Comfort And Love

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From the talented illustrator,Wendy Anderson Halperin, comes a heartwarming story about what to do when you feel blue and how the love of good friend can be all that you need.

Lolly loves to visit her Auntie Zep. But when her mother and father leave her alone with Auntie Zep for a whole month, a great sadness develops in Lolly and she can't make it go away. So Auntie Zep finds the perfect remedy for Lolly's sadness, the Great-Great-Grandmother's Secret Remedy Book. The book contains seven different remedies for Zep and Lolly to share. Together they slowly drink fresh apple juice, plant a seed, feed a wild thing, read poetry, and much more.


About Karin Cates

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Karin Cates has been writing stories since she was nine years old. She also likes to sew handmade fabric greeting cards for her family and friends. in fact, the idea for "A Far-Fetched Story came to her while she was sewing. The author earned a Masters degree in education from the University of Texas at Austin and worked as an elementary school teacher for twelve years. She is now retired and lives in Austin with her husband, Lloyd, and their two cats, Boo and Missy. Wendy Anderson Halperin is an acclaimed artist who has illustrated dozens of books for children, including "Let's Go Home" by Cynthia Rylant, "Soft House" by Jane Yolen, and "Turn, Turn, Turn!" by Peter Seeger. She lives in South Haven, Michigan.
Published June 1, 2003 by Orchard Books. 40 pages
Genres: Children's Books.

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