Leah's pony

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Boyds Mills Press,
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1st ed.
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Leah loves her pony. Together they ride through tall fields of corn and race across green pastures, chasing cattle under summer skies. But now the land is devastated by a terrible drought. Like many farmers, Leah's papa faces losing the family farm. Without corn to sell, he cannot repay his loan from the bank, which has put his farm and equipment up for auction. But when the auction day arrives, the crowd is surprised by the sight of Leah, who makes a bid for her father's tractor. Shehas raised the money by selling something very precious--her pony. Set in the Dust Bowl of the 1930s, Elizabeth Friedrich's deeply felt story, vividly portrayed through Michael Garland's stunning oil paintings, tells of one child and what she would sacrifice for love of her family.
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Grouped Work ID b2b3ab58-12c9-ca20-24d7-dcf0e172ca71
Grouping Title leah s pony
Grouping Author friedrich elizabeth
Grouping Category book
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author Friedrich, Elizabeth.
author2-role Garland, Michael,1952-ill.
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lexile_score 580
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
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primary_isbn 9781563971891
publishDate 1996
record_details ils:a108435|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Boyds Mills Press,|1996.|p. cm col. ill.
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subject_facet Farm life -- United States -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction, Farm life -- United States -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Juvenile literature -- Fiction
title_display Leah's pony
title_full Leah's pony / by Elizabeth Friedrich; illustrated by Michael Garland
title_short Leah's pony
topic_facet 1933-1945, Farm life, History