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The book boat's in

Author: Cynthia Cotten; Frané Lessac
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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On a book boat on the Erie Canal in the 1800s, Jessie spots a used copy of The Swiss Family Robinson, then works very hard all week to earn the money he needs to buy it. Includes historical note.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Picture books
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Cotten; Frané Lessac
ISBN: 9780823425211 0823425215
OCLC Number: 794603915
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Book boat is in
Responsibility: by Cynthia Cotten ; illustrated by Frané Lessac.

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On a book boat on the Erie Canal in the 1800s, Jessie spots a used copy of The Swiss Family Robinson, then works very hard all week to earn the money he needs to buy it. Includes historical note.

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Excellent Historical Fiction Picture Book

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2013-11-14) Excellent Permalink

Set in the 1830s along the Erie Canal, this picture book tells of a time when books could be borrowed or purchased from a book boat. Young Jesse finds a copy of the Swiss Family Robinson, but the cost is a little high. At Pa's suggestions, he looks for and finds small jobs in town until...
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