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A petite little tractor named Otis loves his life working on the farm, and has a great friendship with a long-legged calf. They have lots of fun together, but everything ends when a new tractor replaces Otis and he's put out to pasture. One day, the little calf finds himself stuck in Mud Pond, and there's only one special tractor who can come to the rescue! With expressive illustrations. Selected by Publishers Weekly as one of the Best Children's Books of 2009.
An age-friendly version of a
New York Times best-seller follows the story of a friendly little tractor who makes soft purring engine sounds at night to lull his calf best friend to sleep and who fears a life of uselessness when the farmer upgrades to a shiny new tractor.
Number of Pages: 34
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Lifestyles / Farm + Ranch Life
Publisher: Philomel Books
Author: Loren Long
Street Date: January 6, 2011
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-4473
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