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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.

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Festus Public Library Int Bird (Text) 32017000082065 New Juvenile Books Available -

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Summary, etc.:
Twelve-year-old Suzy Bowles dreams of life outside the small town of Burr Oak Michigan, but when she stumbles on the opportunity to learn ostrich-riding with the infamous Madame Marantette her obligations to her family on the farm threaten to derail her dreams of a bigger life. Includes photographs and information on Madame Marantette.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10 & up. Alfred A. Knopf.
Grades 4-6. Alfred A. Knopf.
810L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.4 7 512797.
Subject: Ostriches > Juvenile fiction.
Circus > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Farms > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Animal fiction.

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