Where the Red Fern Grows
Where the Red Fern Grows
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Where the Red Fern Grows

Written by Wilson Rawls
Published by Random House Children's Books
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“Billy has long dreamt of owning not one, but two, dogs. So when he’s finally able to save up enough money for two pups to call his own–Old Dan and Little Ann–he’s ecstatic. It’s true that times are tough, but together they’ll roam the hills of the Ozarks. Soon Billy and his hounds become the finest hunting team in the valley. Stories of their great achievements spread throughout the region, and the combination of Old Dan’s brawn, Little Ann’s brains, and Billy’s sheer will seems unbeatable. But tragedy waits for these determined hunters–now friends–and Billy will learn that hope can grow out of despair and that the seeds of the future can come from the scars of the past. This beloved classic is sure to delight readers of all ages as it captures the powerful bond between man and man’s best friend. To commemorate more than fifty years in print, this special edition includes historical materials to enrich this treasured novel.”

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Book Details

ISBN
9780399551239
Publication Date
January 1, 2016
Page Count
304
Reading Age
8 - 12 years
ASIN/ISBN 10
0399551239
Lexile® Level
700L
ATOS® Book Level
4.9
Accelerated Reader® Points
11
Accelerated Reader Quiz
95
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
MG

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