Quicksand Pony

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By Alison Lester
Publisher HMH Books for Young Readers
Quicksand Pony
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Biddy, Im sorry, were going to have to leave her. What? Biddy struggles out of the quicksand. You cant leave her! The tides coming in. Shell drown! But the pony is trapped and Biddy is forced to go on without her. The next day the only signs of Bella area hoof prints in the sand...with small footprints and the paw marks of a dog. Who has rescued Bella? Who could be so small and be alone on this remote beach? Biddys search takes her into wild secret country where she discovers the truth about a mysterious disappearance that happened many years ago. Alison Lesters picture books are loved by families around the world. In this gripping adventure story, set in the Australian bush she knows so well, she comes into her own as a writer and a born storyteller.

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27015 words27,015 words
144 pages144 pages
Lexile 720LLexile 720L
Grade 6 to 9Grade 6 to 9
Published 1998Published 1998

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Book ISBN:

0395937493

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