Patches and the Vegetables by Dory Lee Maske
Approx. 3,220 words.
Published on August 10, 2009.
Patches lives on a farm with her Grandmother and Grandfather. She misses her father, who is a soldier, and wishes she could be with him.
Patches takes good care of her vegetable garden. Something magical seems to be happening to her vegetables.
What will happen when she eats the magic vegetables?