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Dadblamed Union Army cow / Susan Fletcher ; illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root.

Fletcher, Susan, 1951- (Author). Root, Kimberly Bulcken, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library EJ FLE (Text) 33187002567978 EJ - Preschool-grade 3 - R Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [IYRC] ISLI 813 F612d (Text) 00000106141690 Young Reader's Collection Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [IYRC] ISLI 813 F612d (Text) 00000106141682 Young Reader's Collection Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch j FLE (Text) 30477100209828 Children: Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library E FLE (Text) 78551000363613 Easy Collection Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) E FLE (Text) 30032010554092 JUVENILE PICTURE BOOK Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown E FIC FLE (Text) 30034000862634 Easy Room Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763622633 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: Unpaged : color illustrations ; 29cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2007.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: During the Civil War, a devoted cow follows her owner when he joins the Union Army and, despite all his efforts to send her home, stays with him and his regiment until the end of the war. Based on a true story. She just won't git! A Union army soldier can't shake his dadblamed cow in this uplifting tale based on a true story. "THAT DADBLAMED COW!" She follows her owner into the Union army and then straight on south to fight in the war. She needs unstomped grass to eat, she gets stuck in the mud, and she's just plain DANGEROUS in battle. But this peculiar cow also gives the weary soldiers some surprising comforts. Based on stories and newspaper reports from the Civil War and full of lively illustrations, this is a heartwarming tale of one wonderfully dadblamed PERSISTENT cow.
Target Audience Note: AD 750 Lexile.
Subject: Cows > Juvenile fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Juvenile fiction.
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 59th (1862-1865) > Juvenile fiction.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction > Juvenile fiction.

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