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The Georges and the Jewels —Smiley, Jane.

Seventh-grader Abby Lovitt grows up on her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, learning to train the horses her father sells and trying to reconcile her strict religious upbringing with her own ideas about life...

Of mice and men —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

Streetwise George and his big, childlike friend Lennie are drifters, searching for work in the fields and valleys of California. They have nothing except the clothes on their back, and a hope that one day they'll find a ...

Gee Whiz —Smiley, Jane.

Gee Whiz is a striking horse, and only part of that is because of his size. He is tall, but also graceful, yet his strides big but precise. At the same time, he keeps his eye on things, not as if he's suspicious, but as ...

Summer days —Mallery, Susan.
Book On CD
2013
Availability: 0 of 1

Locked in an unexpected land dispute, Rafe Stryker is trapped in the one place he vowed never to return to--the Castle Ranch in Fool's Gold, California. He made millions facing ruthless adversaries in the boardroom, but ...

The saddlemaker's wife —Fowler, Earlene.

After inheriting part of a cattle ranch from her husband Cole, Ruby McGavin is surprised to learn that the family he claimed died years ago is still alive. As she gets to know the McGavins, Ruby learns surprising family ...

The red pony —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

Ownership of a red pony teaches ten-year-old Jody about life and death.

Kept animals : a novel —Milliken, Kate, author.

"Rory Ramos is a dutiful teenager with a love of photography who works as a ranch hand at the stable her stepfather manages in Topanga Canyon, a dry, dusty place reliant on horses and hierarchies. There she rides for the...

The Georges and the Jewels —Smiley, Jane.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Seventh-grader Abby Lovitt grows up on her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, learning to train the horses her father sells and trying to reconcile her strict religious upbringing with her own ideas about life...

Andrea Carter and the trouble with treasure —Marlow, Susan K.

In 1881 San Joaquin Valley, California, thirteen-year-old Andi Carter, her brother Mitch, and her friends Jenny and Cory face a cocky young deputy, a rattlesnake, and bank robbers during an ill-fated backcountry camping ...

Beau & Bett : a modern retelling of Beauty and the Beast —Berla, Kathryn, 1952- author.

"While working off his mother's debt at Bettina Diaz's father's ranch, Beau LeFrancois is continually surprised and charmed by Bett's frankness, despite being warned that she's a 'beast'"-- Provided by publisher.

Pie in the Sky —Smiley, Jane.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2015

Abby Lovitt is put in charge of training the expensive and haughty horse Pie in the Sky when his owner refuses. While trying to get a hold on him, she must deal with the new challenges, both good and bad, that come with ...

True Blue —Smiley, Jane.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2015

In 1960s California, eighth-grader Abby Lovitt has trouble with True Blue, the newest horse on her family's ranch. A beautiful dappled gray who is so often spooked, Abby wonders if he is haunted by the ghost of his decea...

Pie in the Sky —Smiley, Jane.
Ebook
2012

"Abby Lovitt is put in charge of training the expensive and haughty horse Pie in the Sky when his owner refuses. While trying to get a hold on him, she must deal with the new challenges, both good and bad, that come with...

Thick as thieves : an Andrea Carter book —Marlow, Susan K.

When cattle rustlers working in the San Joaquin Valley in the 1880s switch to horses and target the Circle C ranch, fourteen-year-old Andi turns to Macy, a homeless, ill-bred new student whose mistakes have endangered An...

The Forgeting Tree —Soli, Tatjana.
Large Print
2013
Availability: 3 of 3

When Claire Nagy marries the only son of prominent California citrus growers, she knows she's consenting to a life of hard work, long days, and worry-fraught nights. Embracing the life of the ranch, Claire succumbs to it...

Heartbreak trail : an Andrea Carter book —Marlow, Susan K., 1953- author.

The second in the Circle C Milestones series. Andrea Carter can ride, rope, and cut out cattle with the best of her brothers' ranch hands. Yet, her mother has always held the family's youngest daughter back from fully pa...

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