Jim Ugly by Sid FleischmanJim Ugly by Sid Fleischman

Jim Ugly

bySid Fleischman

Paperback | May 27, 2003

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A one-man dog

Part wolf and fiercely independent, Jim Ugly is a dog who answers to only one person. Unfortunately, that man -- Sam Bannock -- has disappeared. Rumor has it that Sam is dead, but to his son, Jake, something about that doesn't sound quite right. So Jake and Jim Ugly embark on a wild journey into the frontier West, where they find themselves pursued by a pretty lady, a theater troupe, and one very ornery yellow-legged man. And they all want to know one thing: Where is Sam Bannock?

About The Author

Sid Fleischman wrote more than sixty books for children, adults, and magicians. Among his many awards was the Newbery Medal for his novel The Whipping Boy. The author described his wasted youth as a magician and newspaperman in his autobiography The Abracadabra Kid. His other titles include The Entertainer and the Dybbuk, a novel, and ...
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Title:Jim UglyFormat:PaperbackPublished:May 27, 2003Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:006052121X

ISBN - 13:9780060521219

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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“A fast-moving, picaresque adventure with memorable characters…Applause, applause for a great performance.” (Horn Book)