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The wish and the peacock / Wendy S. Swore.

By: Swore, Wendy S [author.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: Salt Lake City, UT : Shadow Mountain, 2020Edition: Signed promotional copyDescription: 297 pages ; 22 cmISBN: 9781629726083; 1629726087Subject(s): Peafowl -- Juvenile fiction | Grief -- Juvenile fiction | Promises -- Juvenile fiction | Farms -- Juvenile fiction | Families -- Juvenile fiction | Peacocks -- Fiction | Grief -- Fiction | Promises -- Fiction | Farms -- Fiction | Family life -- Fiction | Paon bleu -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse | Chagrin -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse | Promesses -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse | Exploitations agricoles -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse | Familles -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse | Families | Farms | Grief | Peafowl | PromisesGenre/Form: novels. | Fiction. | Juvenile works. | Fiction. | Novels. | Romans.DDC classification: [Fic] Summary: "When an injured peacock takes shelter in the barn on Paige's family farm, she hopes she has time to nurse it back to health before Paige's mom sells the farm. Paige promised her dad before he died that she would take care of the farm, but there's only so much a 12-year-old can do alone. She'll have to learn that sometimes it's okay to let go of something good if it means holding on to something better"--
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"When an injured peacock takes shelter in the barn on Paige's family farm, she hopes she has time to nurse it back to health before Paige's mom sells the farm. Paige promised her dad before he died that she would take care of the farm, but there's only so much a 12-year-old can do alone. She'll have to learn that sometimes it's okay to let go of something good if it means holding on to something better"--

Grades 7-9. Shadow Mountain.

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