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Barney and the Runaway

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Mike hated the way his parents were always telling him what to do. Along with his dog, Barney, he decides to teach them a lesson by pretending to run away for a few hours. The plan gets complicated when Mike and Barney hide in a railroad boxcar, fall asleep, and end up in Georgia with a circus in the middle of the night. After his experiences away from home, Mike learns th ...more
Paperback, 130 pages
Published March 1st 2011 by Comfort Publishing, LLC
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Julie Smith (Knitting and Sundries)
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Michael Ellis is 11 years old and in trouble with his teacher and parents - again! When Mrs. Whitlock's letter home falls out of his pocket, he is sent to his room without the yummy dinner his mom prepared that day. He decide to run away for a while with his best friend, his dog Barney, just to teach his parents a lesson. They fall asleep in a railway car, and when Michael wakes up, the doors are being closed and he and Barney are on their way from Independence, Missouri, to Norman, GA. When the ...more
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Author: Max Elliot Anderson
Publisher: Comfort Publishing
March 2011
ISBN: 978-0-9856698-4-8
Genre: Inspirational/youth/boys

Michael Ellis has recently decided that Mike sounds more grownup and asks his parents to call him that. He hates the way that they always tell him what to do, so Mike decides to teach them a lesson by pretending to run away with his dog, Barney.

Mike and Barney hide out in an old railroad boxcar and fall asleep. But before they know what happened, t
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Max Elliot Anderson grew up as a struggling reader. After surveying the market, he sensed the need for action-adventures and mysteries for readers 8 – 13, especially boys.

Using his extensive experience in the production of dramatic motion pictures, videos, and television commercials, Mr. Anderson brings that same visual excitement and heart-pounding action to his stories. Each book has different
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