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The Thunder-Pup

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Linnie McKay can hardly wait for her tenth birthday. She thinks she'll be getting a puppy. But things start going wrong in the weeks before her birthday. She's afraid of thunderstorms, has to deal with a houseguest whom she doesn't like, and then doesn't get the surprise she expects. During another thunderstorm, Linnie begins to discover what growing up is about and how lu ...more
Unknown Binding, 114 pages
Published January 1st 1981 by MacMillan Publishing Company
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May 11, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
There is a bookstore in Lawrence, Kansas, that is called The Dusty Bookshelf, which specializes in older books. While on vacation I came upon this book upon which my first thoughts were: I like this cover, the name is interesting and I bet the story is about average. Glad to say that the story is more than average.

Following many vintage young adult books the story is basically about a child, her fears and her desires as well as the world delivering her not what she wants. It is a story of a fa
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