This is the inspirational tale of Uillame, a young shepherd, who sets off to end a war. Beautifully written in a timeless voice, How the Children Stopped the Wars will provoke questions about violence and provide a powerful message of peace in today's volatile world.
A young boy sets out to stop the wars that have devastated his homeland and separated families for generations.
Includes new preface discussing the book's relevance today, plus questions for discussion.
About Jan Wahl
Jan Wahl has published over 100 books including Pleasant Fieldmouse, Cobweb Castle, and A Dinosaur Named Sue, and worked with such illustrators as Mercer Mayer, Garth Williams, and Maurice Sendak. His books have been awarded the ALA Notable Book citation and the Parents' Choice literary award, among many others. Jan lives in Toledo, Ohio.