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The secret river

Author: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings; Leo Dillon; Diane Dillon
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [©2011]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Young Calpurnia takes her dog, Buggy-horse, and follows her nose to a secret river in a Florida forest, where she catches enough fresh fish to feed her hungry neighbors, even after giving some to the forest creatures she meets on the way home.
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Genre/Form: Children's picture books
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings; Leo Dillon; Diane Dillon
ISBN: 9781416911791 1416911790
OCLC Number: 173248929
Awards: Newbery Honor Award, 1956
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.; Elementary Grade.; 720
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon.
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Gr 3-5-Rawlings penned what she called a "child's story" in 1947 to accompany paintings by Robert Camp. Found in her papers after her death, The Secret River was finally published in 1955; it Read more...

 
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