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7 edition of Wild girl found in the catalog.

Wild girl

by Patricia Reilly Giff

  • 380 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Wendy Lamb Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horses -- Fiction,
  • Homesickness -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- New York (State) -- Fiction,
  • Immigrants -- Fiction,
  • Brazilian Americans -- Fiction,
  • New York (State) -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When twelve-year-old Lidie leaves Brazil to join her father and brother on a horse ranch in New York, she has a hard time adjusting to her changed circumstances, as does a new horse that has come to the ranch.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPatricia Reilly Giff.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.G3626 Wh 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22691052M
    ISBN 109780375838903, 9780375938900, 9780440421771
    LC Control Number2008047733

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