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Leah's Pony

Leah's Pony

by Elizabeth Friedrich Illustrated by Michael Garland
Set in the Dust Bowl of the 1930s, this is the story of family love and the kindness of neighbors. Faced with the auction of their farm and equipment due to the drought, Young Leah decides to help her family by placing the first bid on her father's tractor, using the money she had received from the sale of her beloved pony. Full color.
Ages
5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
580L
DRA
34
Guided Reading
O
Publisher
Boyds Mills Press
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Historical Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Elizabeth Friedrich
Michael Garland Michael Garland has had a long career as an artist and illustrator, but his greatest success has been for writing and illustrating children's picture books.

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