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Owney, the Mail-Pouch Pooch / writen by Mona Kerby ; pictures by Lynne Barasch.

Kerby, Mona. (Author). Barasch, Lynne, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC AMERICA (Text) 30010170601077 Juvenile Picture Books Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) E KER (Text) 30032010455878 JUVENILE PICTURE BOOK Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0374356858
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, map ; 30 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Frances Foster Books."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: In 1888, Owney, a stray terrier puppy, finds a home in the Albany, New York, post office and becomes its official mascot as he rides the mail train through the Adirondacks and beyond, criss-crossing the United States, into Canada and Mexico, and eventually traveling around the world by mail boat in 132 days.
Target Audience Note: AD 730 Lexile.
Subject: Owney (Dog) > Juvenile fiction.
Owney (Dog) > Fiction.
Terriers > Fiction.
Dogs > Fiction.
Mascots > Fiction.
Postal service > Fiction.
Voyages and travels > Fiction.

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