Hog Music

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Viking, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A touching and funny tale about Lucy and her family's journey west to a new life in Illinois. Great Aunt Liza is sending Lucy a birthday gift in a wooden box. But when she gives it to her friend to take west to Lucy by mail coach, the adventure begins. The box eventually makes its way out west -- but not before passing through the hands of many unusual characters who all contribute something unique to the box.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Helldorfer (Silver Rain Brown, 1999, etc.) and Schindler (Sunwing, 1999, etc.) expose a colorful slice of early Americana, sending a birthday gift on an adventurous journey along the early 19th ... Read full review

About the author (2000)

S. D. Schindler is the popular illustrator of many bestselling picture books, including How Santa Got His Job, Big Pumpkin, the Math Start title Betcha!, and the 2005 Newbery Honor Book Whittington.

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