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Calico, the wonder horse

Author: Virginia Lee Burton
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016] ©1969
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Way out west in Cactus county lived a horse named Calico. She wasn't very pretty, but she was smart and could run like greased lightning. When villain Stewy Stinker threatens to hold up Santa Claus on Christmas Eve, will Calico the Wonder Horse be able to save the day?"--
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Genre/Form: Christmas fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Lee Burton
ISBN: 0547575726 9780547575728
OCLC Number: 932050868
Notes: Originally published in 1941 under title: Calico, the wonder horse; or, The saga of Stewy Slinker.
"A Christmas classic."--Cover
Description: 58 pages : illustrations ; 19 x 26 cm
Responsibility: Virginia Lee Burton.

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-Set against red and green backdrops, Burton's handsome b&w images dazzle, filled with dust clouds, fierce chases, and even fiercer face-offs... the no-nonsense, wryly funny narration...is just as Read more...

 
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