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Beatrice's Goat

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4.4 out of 5
Based on 97 Ratings and 58 Reviews

Book Description
When her family's fat, sleek new goat arrives in her poor Ugandan village, little Beatrice hugs her close and whispers, "Mama says you are our lucky gift...." And indeed it is true. Soon the goat bears two kids and provides enough milk to both feed the family and sell for profit. Until the goat arrived, life was very hard for Beatrice and her five brothers and sisters. The family could not af... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (13 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages34
Publication Date10/30/2004
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About Page McBrier (Author) : Page is the author of many books for young readers, including the best-selling picture book, Beatrice's Goat. She began her book career accidentally, when she went to see someone who was packaging "s... more
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About Lori Lohstoeter (Illustrator) : Lori Lohstoeter is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Lori Lohstoeter include Cesar Chavez: A Hero for Everyone (Milestone Books), Beatrice's G... more
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