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A Prairie Alphabet

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When most people think of the prairies, they picture endless flat plains, miles of farms with grain waving in the wind, gentle, undulating hills, and vast cattle ranches. But to the people who live there, particularly the children, the prairies are much more.

A Prairie Alphabet offers the adult and child alike a remarkable tour – from the grain elevators that are an integra
Paperback, 32 pages
Published March 4th 1994 by Tundra Books (first published September 1st 1992)
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turns out there are prairies in canada, who knew? i got this book thinking it was about america (the u.s.a. version). the letter "a" corrected me of that thought. "We auction our Aberdeen Angus at Agribition."
Aberdeen is the planet Princess Leia was from that got destroyed in Star Wars, Angus is Jack in the Box's word for hamburger and not even spellcheck knows what an Agribition is. the illustration w/the phrase is of some cold people sitting the stands at an indoor volleyball court watching
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Children’s author Jo (Elizabeth Jo-Anne) Bannatyne-Cugnet was born on July 19, 1951, in Estevan and grew up in that city. She completed a BSc in Nursing at the University of Saskatchewan in 1974, and started work in Weyburn as a public health nurse. Bannatyne-Cugnet wrote to learn for herself and to teach her four sons about life on a prairie farm. She has been most successful in collaboration wit ...more
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