The Great Turtle Race in Kansas

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"The Great Turtle Race in Kansas" is based on a true story of a 6th grade class in Caldwell, Kansas, who succeeded in their petition to make the Ornate Box turtle the Kansas state reptile. In this fun and instructional children's tale, Hank Thatcher brings to life the workings of state government.
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Hank Thatcher grew up in Dodge City, Kansas. His childhood interests were history, music, reading, and writing. As a young boy he was greatly intrigued by Dodge City's rough and rowdy past. After hearing stories from his grandmother about the Ornate Box Turtle and an adventuresome 6th grade class of Caldwell, Kansas, Hank decided to write this novel tale.

Hank Thatcher grew up in Dodge City, Kansas. His childhood interests were history, music, reading, and writing. As a young boy he was greatly intrigued by Dodge City's rough and rowdy past. After hearing stories from his grandmother about the Ornate Box Turtle and an adventuresome 6th grade class of Caldwell, Kansas, Hank decided to write this novel tale.

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Author House
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Published on
Dec 5, 2011
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Pages
52
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ISBN
9781467877190
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Historical
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This content is DRM protected.
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