Prairie dog pioneers

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1998.
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Like water on parched ground, Mae Dean's happiness dries up when her father announces the family is headed west for a new life on the Texas Panhandle. Her brothers are excited about the move, but Mae Dean doesn't want to leave home and make a new one literally out of the ground. In a poignant confrontation, she lashes out at her father, and he comforts her with gentle words of reassurance. Colorful linoleum-cut block prints illustrate the story.
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Grouping Title prairie dog pioneers
Grouping Author harper jo
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display_description Because Mae Dean misinterprets her father's actions while journeying to their new home on the Texas prairie, she begins to feel that he doesn't care for her anymore.
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subject_facet Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- Juvenile fiction, Moving, Household -- Juvenile fiction, Texas -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Prairie dog pioneers
title_full Prairie dog pioneers / Jo & Josephine Harper ; illustrated by Craig Spearing
title_short Prairie dog pioneers
topic_facet Fathers and daughters, Frontier and pioneer life, Moving, Household