The Resource A Good Horse, Jane Smiley, (eBook)

A Good Horse, Jane Smiley, (eBook)

Label
A Good Horse
Title
A Good Horse
Statement of responsibility
Jane Smiley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When eighth grader Abby Lovitt looks out at those pure-gold rolling hills, she knows there's no place she'd rather be than her family's ranch--even with all the hard work of tending to nine horses. But some chores are no work at all, like grooming young Jack. At eight months, his rough foal coat has shed out, leaving a smooth, rich silk, like chocolate. As for Black George, such a good horse, it turns out he's a natural jumper. When he and Abby clear four feet easy as pie, heads start to turn at the ring--buyers' heads--and Abby knows Daddy won't turn down a good offer. Then a letter arrives from a private investigator, and suddenly Abby stands to lose not one horse but two. The letter states that Jack's mare may have been sold to the Lovitts as stolen goods. A mystery unfolds, more surprising than Abby could ever expect. Will she lose her beloved Jack to his rightful owners?Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley raises horses of her own, and her affection and..
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Smiley, Jane
Language note
English
Label
A Good Horse, Jane Smiley, (eBook)
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http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=ABD63D02-660B-4242-9379-083D3EB5DA85
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ABD63D02-660B-4242-9379-083D3EB5DA85
Label
A Good Horse, Jane Smiley, (eBook)
Link
http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=ABD63D02-660B-4242-9379-083D3EB5DA85
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
688479878
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ABD63D02-660B-4242-9379-083D3EB5DA85

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