All the Places to Love by Patricia MacLachlan
Paintings by Mike Wimmer
Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers
Patricia MacLachlan is such a beloved author with books from Sarah, Plain and Tall series to Journey to this beautiful book, All the Places to Love. Her stories are poignant and tell tells of families and how they learn to cope with life.
All the Places to Love tells the story of Eli. When Eli is born, his grandmother holds him up in the open window to see all the places to love.
As he grows, his family shares the places that they love and why. The paintings that accompany the places are rich, life-like...beautiful.
Then, Eli sits with his grandfather in the barn as his grandmother holds another bundle up in the window. Now Eli will share all the places with his sister, Sylvie.
I'm sure that you willing be completely enthralled by this charming story. ENJOY!