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Giveaway: One Came Home by Amy Timberlake (US Only)

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In the town of Placid, Wisconsin, in 1871, Georgie Burkhardt is known for two things: her uncanny aim with a rifle and her habit of speaking her mind plainly.

But when Georgie blurts out something she shouldn't, her older sister Agatha flees, running off with a pack of "pigeoners" trailing the passenger pigeon migration. And when the sheriff returns to town with an unidentifiable body—wearing Agatha's blue-green ball gown—everyone assumes the worst. Except Georgie. Refusing to believe the facts that are laid down (and coffined) before her, Georgie sets out on a journey to find her sister. She will track every last clue and shred of evidence to bring Agatha home. Yet even with resolute determination and her trusty Springfield single-shot, Georgie is not prepared for what she faces on the western frontier.

 

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  • MrsErica Beaton
    MrsErica Beaton Friday, 11 January 2013

    Passenger pigeons

  • alicia marie
    alicia marie Monday, 14 January 2013

    It's passenger pigeons : )

  • Rachel
    Rachel Monday, 14 January 2013

    The amazing flying passenger pigeon!

  • Kate
    Kate Tuesday, 15 January 2013

    It's about pigeons!

  • Kathleen Buechel
    Kathleen Buechel Tuesday, 15 January 2013

    I guess some famous orange belly birds are a large part of this novel. No, I'm not talking about Robins, I'm talking about passenger pigeons.

    Oh, you are just s silly! :p

  • Sam
    Sam Thursday, 17 January 2013

    A Passenger pigeon!!!

  • YABC
    YABC Thursday, 17 January 2013

    Pigeons! I'm not going to lie, I'm ornithophobic.

  • Lucero
    Lucero Thursday, 17 January 2013

    Pigeons!!!!!

  • Courtney Gendreau
    Courtney Gendreau Friday, 18 January 2013

    pigeons

  • Imane
    Imane Saturday, 19 January 2013

    Pigeon

  • YABC
    YABC Tuesday, 22 January 2013

    It's about Pigeon's

  • Brooke
    Brooke Thursday, 24 January 2013

    Pigeons.

  • YABC
    YABC Friday, 25 January 2013

    Pigeons!

  • Elizabeth Wood
    Elizabeth Wood Saturday, 26 January 2013

    Passenger pigeons

  • YABC
    YABC Saturday, 26 January 2013

    passenger pigeons :)

  • Monica R
    Monica R Monday, 28 January 2013

    passenger pigeons

  • Ashley Taylor
    Ashley Taylor Monday, 28 January 2013

    Passenger Pigeons

  • Stacy
    Stacy Tuesday, 29 January 2013

    Passenger Pigeons

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