Pioneer Cat

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아이피에스, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 62 pages
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Every pioneer girl should have a cat she takes with her on the Oregon Trail.
Nine-year-old Kate Purdy is traveling from Missouri to Oregon by wagon train, and she's worried. She isn't worried about how long the trip will be or the hardships she'll have to suffer. She's worried about Snuggs--the pretty little cat who took a shine to her and decided to come along for the ride, even though there are no pets allowed on the wagon train. So no matter what happens, Snuggs the cat has to stay a secret!
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Kate Purdy smuggles a cat on a wagon train heading to Oregon. She's pretty sure she would not be allowed to keep it if her parents knew, so she tells the cat it must be quiet. She enlists the aid of a ... Read full review

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True, there is occasionally saying of grace, an occasional prayer for safety, and an occasional "Thank the Lord!", but elsewhere God's name is used loosely and events are attributed to "luck." More dangerous than a wolf is a wolf in sheep's clothing... Read full review


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Charles M. Robinson III is a native of Texas and a graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin and the University of Texas Pan American. He is the author of several books on the Old West, including Bad Hand: A Biography of General Ranald S. Mackenzie, which won the Texas Historical Commission's T. R. Fehrenbach Book Award in 1993, and A Good Year to Die. He lives in San Benito, Texas.