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Duke, Kate.
New York : Knopf, 2012
IL K-3, RL 2.2
ISBN 0375870687
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Hercules, or Herky, has a very good life.  He is the 1st grade guinea pig.  The kids love him and he gets all he needs.  He loves helping out with the Halloween Herk-o-Lantern and finds he loves, loves, loves pumpkin seeds.  He keeps a few of them for later.  When the children plant their class garden in the spring, Herky wishes he could plant one too.  Will he get his chance?  And what do you think he will plant?
SUBJECTS:     Gardening -- Fiction.
                        Pumpkin -- Fiction.
                        Guinea pigs -- Fiction.
                        Picture books for children.

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