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Kay, Verla.
New York : GP Putnam’s Sons, 1999.
IL K-3, RL 1.5
ISBN  0399230270
Back in the mid 1800’s, gold was discovered out west.  Many farmers packed up to head out with the “forty niners” as they were called.  They dreamed of becoming rich by finding lots of gold.  This is the story of Jasper who set off with dreams of gold.  Did her realize his dream or did he find something more important?  To find out for yourself, read GOLD FEVER by Verla Kay.
SUBJECTS:     Gold mines and mining -- Fiction.
                        West (U.S.) -- Fiction.
                        Stories in rhyme.


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