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The Georges and the Jewels

Smiley, Jane.

New York : Knopf, c2009.

232 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Seventh-grader Abby Lovitt grows up on her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, learning to train the horses her father sells and trying to reconcile her strict religious upbringing with her own ideas about life.

Reading Level: 5.8

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0375862277

LC Call No:

PZ7.S6413 Ge 2009

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Smiley, Jane.

Title:

The Georges and the Jewels / Jane Smiley ; with illustrations by Elaine Clayton.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Knopf, c2009.

Physical:

232 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, July 2009

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, September 2009

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, November 2009

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), October 2009

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, August 2009

Summary:

Seventh-grader Abby Lovitt grows up on her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, learning to train the horses her father sells and trying to reconcile her strict religious upbringing with her own ideas about life.

Target Audience:

5.8

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources

Subject:

Horses--Training--Fiction.

Subject:

Ranch life--California--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--California--Fiction.

Subject:

Christian life--Fiction.

Subject:

Christian fiction.

AE:PersName:

Clayton, Elaine, ill.

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