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The red pony

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Bantam, 1965, ©1938.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Bantam edView all editions and formats
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Raised on a ranch in northern California, Jody is well-schooled in the hard work and demands of a rancher's life. He is used to the way of horses, too; but nothing has prepared him for the special connection he will forge with Gabilan, a hot-tempered pony his father gives him. With Billy Buck, the hired hand, Jody tends and trains his horse, restlessly anticipating the moment he will sit high upon Gabilan's saddle.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Classic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0553122037 9780553122039 9780140177367 0140177361 9780141185095 0141185090 9780140187397 0140187391
OCLC Number: 1015631388
Notes: 2000 Penguin Classics softcover edition contains an introduction by John Seelye.
Description: 1 volume (various pagings).
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: by John Steinbeck.

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Raised on a ranch in northern California, Jody is well-schooled in the hard work and demands of a rancher's life. He is used to the way of horses, too; but nothing has prepared him for the special connection he will forge with Gabilan, a hot-tempered pony his father gives him. With Billy Buck, the hired hand, Jody tends and trains his horse, restlessly anticipating the moment he will sit high upon Gabilan's saddle. But when Gabilan falls ill, Jody discovers there are still lessons he must learn about the ways of nature and, particularly, the ways of man.

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