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Mailing May

Author: Michael O Tunnell; Ted Rand
Publisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Nowadays it's no big deal or a girl to travel seventy-five miles. But when Charlotte May Pierstorff wanted to cross seventy-five miles of Idaho mountains to see her grandma in 1914, it was a very big deal indeed. There was no highway except the railroad, and a train ticket would have cost her parents a full day's pay. Here is the true story of how May got to visit her grandma, thanks to her spunk, her father's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tunnell, Michael O.
Mailing May.
New York : Greenwillow Books, ©1997
(OCoLC)605707733
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael O Tunnell; Ted Rand
ISBN: 0688128785 9780688128784 0688128793 9780688128791
OCLC Number: 35593992
Notes: "A Tambourine book."
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Michael O. Tunnell ; illustrated by Ted Rand.

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Nowadays it's no big deal or a girl to travel seventy-five miles. But when Charlotte May Pierstorff wanted to cross seventy-five miles of Idaho mountains to see her grandma in 1914, it was a very big deal indeed. There was no highway except the railroad, and a train ticket would have cost her parents a full day's pay. Here is the true story of how May got to visit her grandma, thanks to her spunk, her father's ingenuity, and the U.S. mail.

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