The Widow's Broom

by Chris Van Allsburg

A widow finds herself in possession of an extraordinary broom left by a witch who fell into the widow's garden.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395640517
  • ISBN-10: 0395640512
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 09/28/1992
  • Carton Quantity: 32

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  • About the Book
    A widow finds herself in possession of an extraordinary broom left by a witch who fell into the widow's garden.

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    "Van Allsburg explores the nature of good and evil in this unearthly tale of a witch's broom that has fallen from the sky with its witch still on it . . . Enchanting." Booklist, ALA, Starred Review

    "...you won't be able to put this broom away any more than Minna Shaw could. It will sweep the boards twelve months of the year." The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

    "...will evoke pleasurable shudders..." Publishers Weekly

    "...Althought not strictly for Halloween, may turn out to be as much a part of that holiday as Polar Express is of Christmas." School Library Journal

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