Nevada


Fiction:

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Moon Shadow by Chris Platt (2006)

A young girl works on a Nevada ranch to adopt and save a foal.



Nonfiction:


Bold Women in Nevada historyby Kay Moore (2019)

From Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins, a Paiute who worked as an interpreter, to Mary Fulstone, a rural doctor who traveled through heat, snow, and mud to deliver more than 4,000 babies during her career, to Felice Cohn, who became the fourth female attorney to practice law before the US Supreme Court, the fourteen women featured in this book broke down barriers.The eighth installment of Mountain Press's state-by-state series for teen readers.



Rhyolite: The True Story of a Ghost Town by Diane Siebert and David Frampton (2003)

Long agobusinesses thrived and children played and people had big dreams in a desert town named Rhyolite . But Rhyolite survived only a few years before those dreams were dashed and the desert reclaimed the town. Now the streets are populated by laughing coyotes and the ghosts of happier times. What happened to this once-prosperous place?


  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Clarion Books; First Edition edition (April 21, 2003)
  • ISBN-10: 0618096736
  • ASIN: B002N2XGG8



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Roberta Gibson 2019