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Bartleby of the Mighty Mississippi

Average rating
4.4 out of 5
Based on 11 Ratings and 7 Reviews

Book Description
All Bartleby has ever known is the life of a pet, but he dreams of being free to swim in deep, fast-moving water. When the boys he lives with watch a TV show called "Turtles of the Mighty Mississippi," Bartleby is sure that the big river must be his real home. One day the youngest boy takes Bartleby for a swim in the nearby pond and forgets him there. Could this be Bartleby's chance to find his wa... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages128
Publication Date05/24/2004
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About Phyllis Shalant (Author) : I'm a bit slow with technology, but I'm happy to be part of a community devoted to children's lit. My favorite thing(s) that I've written are the Bartleby books -- Bartleby of the Mighty Mississippi ... more
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