Phyllis Root, Author, Beth Krommes, Illustrator , illus. by Beth Krommes. Houghton $5.95 (32p) ISBN 978-0-618-49485-9

Based on a German fairy tale figure, Mother Holle, this tale traces the heroine and her geese through the four seasons. PW called it "a cozy mood-setter that will help children welcome the winter weather." Ages 4-8. (Nov.)