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Hound dog true

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A story about small acts of courage from the author of A Crooked Kind of Perfect.

Do not let a mop sit overnight in water. Fix things before they get too big for fixing. Custodial wisdom: Mattie Breen writes it all down. She has just one week to convince Uncle Potluck to take her on as his custodial apprentice at Mitchell P. Anderson Elementary School. One week until school starts and she has to be the new girl again. But if she can be Uncle Potluck's apprentice, she'll have important work to do during lunch and recess. Work that will keep her safely away from the other fifth graders. But when her custodial wisdom goes all wrong, Mattie'splan comes crashing down. And only then does she begin to see how one small, brave act can lead to a friend who is hound dog true.
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Grouped Work ID 695f6253-a56a-d100-fa4c-94cb0526b16a
Full title hound dog true
Author urban linda
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-21 22:53:12PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-20 23:36:40PM

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series Journeys 2014
subject_facet Audiobooks, Bashfulness -- Fiction, Bashfulness -- Juvenile fiction, Family life -- Fiction, Family life -- Juvenile fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Janitors -- Fiction, Janitors -- Juvenile fiction, Moving, Household -- Fiction, Moving, Household -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Hound dog true
title_full Hound Dog True, Hound dog true / Linda Urban, Hound dog true [electronic resource] / Linda Urban
title_short Hound dog true
topic_facet Bashfulness, Family life, Friendship, Janitors, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Moving, Household, Schools