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O'Connor, Sandra Day.
New York : Knopf, 2009
IL K-3, RL 3.9
ISBN 0375941037
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Little Sandra is growing up in the Southwest near the desert.  She really wants a pet but her parents don't think she could take care of one.  When she finds a tortoise, her father lets her bring it home.  But Sandra learns that tortoises don't make good pets.  One after another, Sandra tries to find a pet.  Will she every succeed?
SUBJECTS:     Wild animals as pets -- Fiction.
                        Pets -- Fiction.
                        Ranch life -- Fiction.
                        Southwest, New -- Fiction.

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