How the Ladies Stopped the Wind
Bruce McMillan, Gunnella
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Sept. 24, 2007)
Iceland is a very windy place.Going for a walk can be challenging. The ladies in one village, with the help of the chickens, set out to stop the wind. But the hungry sheep have other plans. Why aren’t there any trees in the Icelandic countryside? This original tale will tell you why and leave you smiling at the determination of the ever singing Icelandic ladies and their steadfast chickens.