"Welcome to Yuma, Colorado!" Carrie, a born-and-bred New Yorker, is definitely not looking forward to spending her summer in a remote town like Yuma, Colorado--especially not when her parents are off on a second honeymoon in Paris. Life just isn't fair! But then Carrie is introduced to Georgia, a Paint horse who is as fast as the wind. Georgia's a natural barrel racer, and before long Carrie has caught barrel-racing fever. By summer's end, Carrie wishes that the summer could go on forever!
[from the back cover:] "Where, oh where, has that little dog gone? Lindy and Rachel are having a great summer running a dog-walking business. They even have a famous client--Fannie, a sweet, lively English Cocker Spaniel. Fannie belongs to the mayor, and she has lived a sheltered life. Playing with Rachel and Lindy is the best time she's ever had! One hot afternoon, Fannie breaks loose and disappears. Now Lindy and Rachel are in a lot of trouble. Can the girls find Fannie before the mayor finds out she's gone?" Pictures are described. RL 4, Ages 8-12 Look for the other books in the Dog Tales series in the Bookshare collection including: #1 One Golden Year, #2 The Westie Winter and #3 Mountain Dog Rescue.
[From the back cover:] Who could say no to a puppy? Every Christmas, Kelly asks her parents for a puppy. But she never gets one. This year Kelly has a great idea. She'll get a puppy for somebody who loves dogs as much as she does -- her Grandpa Dunc, who has just moved in with Kelly's family. Kelly meets a breeder and picks the perfect puppy on her own. But suddenly Grandpa Dune starts acting strange. Could the puppy present be all wrong? Book jacket. If you love dogs, Bookshare has more books in the Dog Tales series for you. Check out #1 The Golden Year: A Story of a Golden Retriever, #3 Mountain Dog Rescue: A Story of a Bernese Mountain Dog, and #4 The Great Spaniel Escape.
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