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White Bird (Stepping Stone, paper)

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Set in 19th-century rural Virginia, this moving novel follows a backwoods
boy as he runs away from home and his harsh guardian in search of a precious
pet: a white crow. After many adventures, he returns home to take his first
steps into adulthood. Originally published in 1967, this story has been newly
revised by the author.
Paperback, 64 pages
Published September 5th 1990 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published January 1st 1966)
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Diana Pettis
I am a big fan of Clyde Robert Bulla. This story is very good for beginning readers. John Thomas lives with Luke and then decides to go and find his bird. You will be surprised at what John Thomas discovers along the way.
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Roger Pope:White Bird-64: A man named Luke found a baby in the river named John Thomas who lived to be curious. One day, when John Thomas was little, he found a white crow with red eyes. Luke didn't approve of keeping it so he told J.T. to let it go. But J.T. didn't let it go, he took care of it and loved it. One day, these guys came along and one of them wanted to have it. So Luke let him have it. J.T. was disapointed when he found out and so he ran away to get it back.When J.T. found them, he...more
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Born to be a Writer
Almost as far back as he can remember, Clyde Robert Bulla wanted to write. Born on a farm in a small town in Missouri, Mr. Bulla's first school was a one-room country schoolhouse. One day his teacher asked each first grade student what he or she would do with a thousand dollars. Young Clyde answered that he would buy a table. His classmates laughed heartily, and his teacher was...more
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