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The Keeping Quilt

Author: Patricia Polacco Age recommendation: 4-9

Anna’s mother uses clothes from their old life in Russia to make a quilt. It will help them remember the country where they used to live. The quilt then gets passed down from mother to daughter until the author, Patricia, receives it. Read the book to see how each girl uses the quilt in her life!

Kidculture Journal Questions

Do you have something that once belonged to someone else? Who is it from? Why is it special to you?

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