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The cowgirl aunt of Harriet Bean

The cowgirl aunt of Harriet Bean

McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-; Bilbey, Ian

Harriet's invited to accompany her aunts, Thessalonika and Japonica to America, who are on their way to see Aunt Formica. Aunt Formica is a cowgirl, and the reason for their visit is to help her catch some rustlers that have been stealing cattle from her ranch

Paperback, Book. English. Detective and mystery stories. Children's stories.
New ed.]
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2006
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Statement of responsibility: Alexander McCall Smith
Edition statement: illustrations by Ian Bilbey.
ISBN: 0747580448, 9780747580447
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Previous ed.: London: Blackie Children's, 1993.
Physical Description: 96 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Cattle stealing United States Juvenile fiction.; Bean, Harriet (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 4.7
Interest Level: MY
Points: 2
Quiz Number: 212584

Author note

Alexander McCall Smith is professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh. He is also the author of over fifty books. These range from adult fiction to specialist titles, such as Forensic Aspects of Sleep, to a wide selection of children's books. In 1999 The No 1 Ladies' Detective Agencywas published. This book quickly became a bestseller and was voted one of the 'International Books of the Year and the Millennium' by the Times Literary Supplement. In America the success of the series was instant with sales exceeding two million in the USA alone. Winner of three Author of the Year awards in 2004 (British Book Awards, Booksellers' Association and Waterstone's), Bloomsbury Publishing are very proud and excited to be re-publishing Alexander's key children's books.