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  • Bluestem
    Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media, Turtleback, 2002
  • Bluestem
    Putnam Juvenile, Mass Market Paperback, 2001
  • Bluestem
    Rebound by Sagebrush, Library Binding, 2001
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    Philomel, Hardcover, 2000
  • Bluestem
    Philomel Books, Paperback, 2000

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Average rating
3.8 out of 5
Based on 17 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description
Polly and Jessie are young pioneer girls who live with their family on the prairie. One day, their mama disappears. The girls find her and bring her home to the family soddy, but Mama doesn't seem to know who or where she is. Polly and Jessie have to care for her until Papa returns from across the prairie. But the girls are afraid. Ruthless neighbors want to seize the family's land, and Mama is ge... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingMass Market Paperback (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages144
Publication Date11/12/2001
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About Frances Arrington (Author) : Frances Arrington is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Frances Arrington include Prairie Whispers, Bluestem.
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