Lucky's Mountain

Lucky's Mountain

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
After her father's death in a mining accident, Maggie and her family are set to move in with her aunt, but when there is no room for her three-legged dog, Lucky--who was a special gift from her father--Maggie must find him a new home.

Orca Book Publishers
Forced to leave the only home she has ever known, Maggie must also find a good home for her beloved dog, Lucky.
The year is 1935 and Maggie Sullivan's world has fallen apart. Maggie has grown up in a close-knit mining community perched atop a mountain in British Columbia. But now her father has been killed in a mine explosion and she is being forced to leave the only home she has ever known. To make matters worse, she must also leave behind her best friend Lucky, the three-legged dog that was a special gift from Pa.

& Taylor

After the death of her father forces the family to leave the close-knit mining town where they have always lived, Maggie Sullivan finds her world falling apart even further when she is told she must leave behind her beloved dog, Lucky.

Publisher: Victoria, B.C. : Orca, c2007
ISBN: 9781551436821
Branch Call Number: PB J FIC MAY
Characteristics: 105 p. ;,20 cm.


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Apr 24, 2012

its a very good book and exciting book that you would really want to read

Dec 08, 2011

I did not enjoy this book very much, it was to sad.

samdog123 Nov 24, 2008

Very poignant tale of a young girl, Maggie, coping with her family's imminent move and the necessity to find a home for her beloved dog, Lucky.


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Apr 24, 2012

Maggie's world has fallen apart.Forced to leave the close-knit mining community perched a top mountain in British Columbia,she must also abandon Lucky,the three legged dog that was a special gift from Pa.As she tries desperately to find a home for mutt that nobody wants,Maggie finds herself confronting an angry mine owner, a bullying classmate and a savage-looking tramp who might be a murderer.It will take all her courage to find the right solution for Lucky and herself.

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