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How far is safe? : the rescue of a boy and his donkey / Caolyn Stearns.

Stearns, Carolyn, (author.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Willimantic Public Library.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Willimantic Public Library J STE (Text to phone) 34036144693318 Windham Heights Learning Center Available -
 Suggested Reading Level: Grades 4+
Willimantic Public Library J STE (Text to phone) 34036144693391 Juvenile New Material Available -
 Suggested Reading Level: Grades 4+

Record details

  • ISBN: 9798537582465
  • Physical Description: 284 pages : map ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Storrs, CT : Storybook Farm Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"To protect his donkey a little boy must undertake a long journey across eastern Pennsylvania in search of safety for them both. His life at an uncle's farm was misery. It was there he became best friends with his donkey. The boy vows to keep his friend safe. Donkey is a road weary, bedraggled specimen, but devoted to his boy. It is the boy's resourcefulness and kindness that carry him miles from his past. His relationship with donkey is a bond of deep love and mutual empathy. Together they trudge dark roads each night and sleep days in woodland glades. Before he can start a new life he has one more hurdle to get past. They are stopped in their urgent flight toward safety by illness. His new friends are there to help him"--Amazon.
Subject: Boys > Juvenile fiction.
Donkeys > Juvenile fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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