Pioneer Cat by William H. HooksPioneer Cat by William H. Hooks

Pioneer Cat

byWilliam H. HooksIllustratorCharles Robinson

Paperback | October 12, 1988

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Every pioneer girl should have a cat she takes with her on the Oregon Trail.
 
Nine-year-old Kate Purdy is traveling from Missouri to Oregon by wagon train, and she’s worried. She isn’t worried about how long the trip will be or the hardships she’ll have to suffer. She’s worried about Snuggs—the pretty little cat who took a shine to her and decided to come along for the ride, even though there are no pets allowed on the wagon train. So no matter what happens, Snuggs the cat has to stay a secret!
 
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William H. Hooks was born and raised on a farm in North Carolina, where his great-grandmother told him many stories about relatives who had pulled up stakes and headed west in horse-drawn wagons. These stories were part of his inspiration for Pioneer Cat. He has written more than 40 other books for children, including magical picture b...
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Title:Pioneer CatFormat:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 7.56 × 5.19 × 0.17 inPublished:October 12, 1988Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:039482038X

ISBN - 13:9780394820385

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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When a young pioneer girl smuggles a cat aboard the wagon train taking her family from Missouri to Oregon, it turns out to be the best thing she could have done.