See why "The Green Coat: A Tale from the Dust Bowl Years" is one of the most popular required summer reading books for schools and homeschool families and has become part of the curriculum in middle school everywhere!
The universal appeal of "The Green Coat" is due to McDunn's mastery of historical events, excellent dialogue, rich characters, and her tribute to the human spirit.
Young readers are captivated by the harrowing events in which Tressa and older brother Will find themselves, while adults are drawn to the emphasis of such traits as perseverance and loyalty. "The Green Coat" is a wonderful family book as well as a great classroom book.
Whatever you are looking for in your literature, you will not be disappointed with McDunn's exciting, harrowing tale from the dust bowl years!