Shiloh / by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor ; cover illustrations by Gregory Hudson.
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- ISBN: 1581180586
- Physical Description: 173 p. (large print) : ill. ; 25 cm.
- Edition: [Large print ed.]
- Publisher: Los Angeles : LRS, 2000, c1991. Los Angeles : LRS, 2000, c1991.
|Summary, etc.:||When he finds a lost beagle in the hills behind his West Virginia home, Marty tries to hide it from his family and the dog's real owner, a mean-spirited man known to shoot deer out of season and to mistreat his dogs.|
Newbery Medal, 1992.
Nutmeg Award Winner, [Intermediate], 1994.
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Phyllis Reynolds Naylor was born in Anderson, Indiana on January 4, 1933. She received a bachelor's degree from American University in 1963. Her first children's book, The Galloping Goat and Other Stories, was published in 1965. She has written more than 135 children and young adult books including Witch's Sister, The Witch Returns, The Bodies in the Bessledorf Hotel, A String of Chances, The Keeper, Walker's Crossing, Bernie Magruder and the Bats in the Belfry, Please Do Feed the Bears, and The Agony of Alice, which was the first book in the Alice series. She has received several awards including the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Night Cry and the Newberry Award for Shiloh. (Bowker Author Biography)