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A long road on a short day  Cover Image Book Book

A long road on a short day / Gary D. Schmidt and Elizabeth Stickney ; illustrated by Eugene Yelchin.

Schmidt, Gary D., (author.). Stickney, Elizabeth, (author.). Yelchin, Eugene, (illustrator.).


On a short winter day, Samuel and his father enter into a series of trades with neighbors and strangers until they come home with a brown-eyed milk cow for Mama.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0544888367
  • ISBN: 9780544888364
  • Physical Description: 59 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Boston ; Clarion Books, [2020]

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 7 to 9. Clarion Books.
Grades 2-3. Clarion Books.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4 1 509791.
Subject: Barter > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons > Juvenile fiction.
Determination (Personality trait) > Juvenile fiction.
Country life > Juvenile fiction.
Winter > Juvenile fiction.

Available copies

  • 30 of 33 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Festus Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 33 total copies.
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Festus Public Library Jr Schmidt (Text) 32017000080714 Junior Books Available -

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