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October 2006. Beatrice's Goat / by Page McBrier, illustrated by Lori Lohstoeter

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Title: Beatrice's Goat
Author: Page McBrier
Illustrator:  Lori Lohstoeter
Publisher: Atheneum
ISBN: 0-689-82460-2
Year: 2000
Flesch-Kinkaid Grade Level:  4.0

Concepts: saving, natural resources, human resources, scarcity

Summary: A young girl's dream of attending school in her small Ugandan village is fulfilled after her family is given an income-producing goat. Based on a true story about the work of Project Heifer.

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