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Prairie dog pioneers

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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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Grouped Work ID 90b094be-c7f4-dfe2-cf48-349405178f98
Grouping Title prairie dog pioneers
Grouping Author harper jo
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 14:05:30PM
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auth_author2 Harper, Josephine, 1953-, Spearing, Craig
author Harper, Jo.
author2-role Harper, Josephine,1953-, Spearing, Craigill.
author_display Harper, Jo
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.
id 90b094be-c7f4-dfe2-cf48-349405178f98
isbn 9781890515102
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primary_isbn 9781890515102
publishDate 1998
record_details ils:a140893|Book|Books||English|Turtle Books,|1998.|44p. col. ill. 26 cm.
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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