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The jumping-off place / Marian Hurd McNeely ; illustrated by William Siegel.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J MCNEELY (Text) 32826014181705 J New Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781520408095
  • ISBN: 1520408099
  • Physical Description: 162 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Fredericktown, Missouri : Eirenikos Press, 2017.

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In the early 1900s, four orphaned siblings, the eldest being seventeen, set out to fulfill their uncle's dream of homesteading in Tripp County, South Dakota, and although they face drought, discomfort, and sabotaging squatters, new friends and inner strength help them carry on.
Awards Note:
Newbery Honor Book, 1930.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > South Dakota > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Prairies > Fiction.
Droughts > Fiction.
Tripp County (S.D.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 20th Century.

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