Synopses & Reviews
While corresponding with a young serviceman fighting overseas during World War II, Jeannie Newman is promised that if she takes good care of the morning glory seeds in a window box, she can have a victory garden, but disaster threatens her dreams. Reprint. SLJ. C. NYT. AB.
Jeannie, a fifth grader during World War II, supports the war effort at home and writes to a soldier overseas while enduring the dislike of her harsh teacher