A little girl moves across miles of plains to a new home. Too new. Feelingsad and lonely, she turns to a familiar old friend for comfort'her patchwork quilt. Generations later, another little girl moves across miles of highways to her new home.And she too finds warmth in her new surroundings through the same quilt. Tony Johnston has created a charming story that is sure to appeal to any child whohas ever felt lonely and found consolation in a special belonging. And Tomie dePaola's wonderful paintings, steeped in folk art tradition, make this abook to be shared by generations of readers.