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The children's blizzard, 1888 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

The children's blizzard, 1888

Tarshis, Lauren, author. (Author).
Dawson, Scott, illustrator. (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main jFiction Tarshis (Text) 31307023238563 Children's Fiction Checked out 11/06/2019
Yankee Clipper jFiction Tarshis (Text) 31307023238555 Children's Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780545919784 : LIB
  • ISBN: 0545919789 : LIB
  • Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

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When John Hale's parents moved from Chicago to a farm in the Dakota Territory in the late 1880s, he was not happy (too hot in summer, too cold in winter, and that is just the beginning); but after a year, and now eleven, he has settled in and made some friends at school--but when a sunny day in January 1888 turns abruptly into a deadly blizzard he will need all his strength and courage to survive what became known to history as The Children's Blizzard.
Subject: Blizzards > Dakota Territory > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Pioneer children > Dakota Territory > Juvenile fiction.
Survival > Dakota Territory > Juvenile fiction.
Dakota Territory > History > Juvenile fiction.

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