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Step right up : how Doc and Jim Key taught the world about kindness / by Donna Janell Bowman ; illustrated by Daniel Minter.

Bowman, Donna Janell, (author.). Minter, Daniel, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 18 of 18 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 18 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library JB Key Bill (Text) 22960001369767 Juvenile Biography Available -
Anderson - Piedmont Branch JB Key Bill (Text) 27759422 Juvenile Biography Available -
Anderson - Westside Branch JB Key Bill (Text) 27759430 Juvenile Biography Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch J B KEY (Text) 0530005907574 Juvenile Biography Collection Available -
Colleton - Bookmobile JB Key, Bill (Text) 3010307593 Juvenile Biography Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch J B KEY BOW (Text) 30018005350349 Juvenile Biography Available -
Fairfield - Main Library J B Key (Text) 33116002486335 Juvenile Biography Available -
Florence - Johnsonville Branch J 92 Key (Text) 33172006036204 Juvenile Biography Available -
Florence - Lake City Branch J 92 Key (Text) 33172006036097 Juvenile Biography Available -
Florence - Main Library J 92 Key (Text) 33172006036311 Juvenile Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620141489
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Lee & Low Books Inc., [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
A picture book biography of Dr. William Key, a former slave and self-trained veterinarian who taught his horse, Jim, to read and write and who together with Jim became one of the most famous traveling performance acts around the turn of the twentieth century. Includes afterword and author's sources. -- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-12.
Grades 2-8.
910L Lexile
Subject: Key, Bill, 1833-1909 > Juvenile literature.
Beautiful Jim Key (Horse) > Juvenile literature.
Humane education > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Horses > Training > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Horse trainers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Human-animal communication > United States > Juvenile literature.
Human-animal relationships > United States > Juvenile literature.

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