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The lonesome star : a story about Texas

Author: Karen Latchana Kenney; Bob Doucet
Publisher: Edina, Minn. : ABDO Pub. Co., ©2009.
Series: Fact & fable., State stories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A little star named Sam falls from the sky and discovers himself in a wonderful new place called Texas. Follow along with Sam as he makes new friends and learns about the animals, plants, geography, and culture that make Texas a great state. In addition to the story, interesting and informative facts about the state are found throughout the book.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Latchana Kenney; Bob Doucet
ISBN: 9781604531848 1604531843
OCLC Number: 202541035
Description: 24 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 x 20 cm.
Contents: Map --
Story : the lonesome star --
Texas at a glance --
What do you know? --
What to do in Texas.
Series Title: Fact & fable., State stories.
Responsibility: written Karen Latchana Kenney ; illustrated by Bob Doucet.
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A little star named Sam falls from the sky and discovers himself in a wonderful new place called Texas. Follow along with Sam as he makes new friends and learns about the animals, plants, geography, and culture that make Texas a great state. In addition to the story, interesting and informative facts about the state are found throughout the book.

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Story was fun and the facts were good

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-02-04) Very Good Permalink

This is an unusual kind of book designed by Abdo to contain both factual information and a story.  When a little star falls to earth, he discovers that he is a place called "Texas".  I am not sure that fifth graders who study states will find this useful but I thought the story was fun and...
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