Adopted by a Coast Guardsman, Nora--a German Shepherd served in the U.S. Coast Guard Beach Patrol on North Carolina's Outer Banks during World War II. When her master faints during a November storm on the beach, Nora saves him from death and becomes a celebrity--the fifty-cent dog who made good defending her country and its servicemen. Nora, The Fifty-Cent Dog is based on a true story and told in colorful illustration by popular artist Lolly Stoddard, author of Town Small.
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Lolly Stoddard is a well know artist in the shoreline area of Connecticut, where she resides with her husband whom she has known since childhood. She taught school for five years before concluding her teaching career to be at home with her three children who are now grown. Her artist endeavors grew along with her children, and her memories of their creative imaginations have helped enliven her children's books. Her first book "Town Small" was published by Mystic Seaport in 2002 and is now in its second printing.
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Book Description Mystic Seaport, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M093951088X
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Book Description Mystic Maritime Graphics, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 32 pages. 8.75x11.25x0.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 093951088X
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