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How to steal a dog : a novel

Author: Barbara O'Connor
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Living in the family car in their small North Carolina town after their father leaves them virtually penniless, Georgina, desperate to improve their situation and unwilling to accept her overworked mother's calls for patience, persuades her younger brother to help her in an elaborate scheme to get money by stealing a dog and then claiming the reward that the owners are bound to offer.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara O'Connor
ISBN: 9780374334970 0374334978
OCLC Number: 62134796
Notes: "Frances Foster books."
Awards: Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2008
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2008.
Description: 170 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Barbara O'Connor.
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Living in the family car in their small North Carolina town after their father leaves them virtually penniless, Georgina, desperate to improve their situation and unwilling to accept her overworked mother's calls for patience, persuades her younger brother to help her in an elaborate scheme to get money by stealing a dog and then claiming the reward that the owners are bound to offer.

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