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The prairie thief

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Experience life on the prairie--with one fantastical twist! Louisa Brody's life on the Colorado prairie is not at all what she expected. Her dear Pa, accused of thievery, is locked thirty miles away in jail. She's living with the awful Smirches, her closest neighbors and the very family that accused her Pa of the horrendous crime. And now she's discovered one very cantankerous--and magical--secret beneath the hazel grove. With her life flipped upside-down, it's up to Louisa, her sassy friend Jessamine, and that cranky secret to save Pa from a guilty verdict. Ten bold illustrations from Erwin Madrid accompany seasoned storyteller Melissa Wiley's vibrant and enchanting tale of life on the prairie--with one magical twist.
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Grouping Title prairie thief
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-18 23:28:41PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-19 00:32:16AM

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subject_facet Magic -- Juvenile fiction, Prairies -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The prairie thief
title_full The Prairie Thief, The prairie thief / Melissa Wiley ; with illustrations by Erwin Madrid
title_short The prairie thief
topic_facet Folklore, Juvenile Fiction, Magic, Prairies