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Author Houts, Michelle

Title When Grandma Gatewood took a hike / written by Michelle Houts ; illustrated by Erica Magnus
Published Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2016]


Description 1 online resource
Contents Pages:1 to 10; Pages:11 to 20; Pages:21 to 30; Pages:31 to 32
Summary In 1955, sixty-seven-year-old Emma "Grandma" Gatewood became the first woman to solo hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail in one through hike. Michelle Houts and Erica Magnus bring us the first children's book about her feat and the unexpected challenges she encountered on the journey she initially called a "lark."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Ages: 4-8
Print version record
Subject Gatewood, Emma Rowena Caldwell, 1887-1973 -- Juvenile literature
Gatewood, Emma Rowena Caldwell, 1887-1973
Hikers -- Appalachian Trail -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women conservationists -- Appalachian Trail -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Biography & Autobiography -- Sports & Recreation.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Sports & Recreation -- General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
Women conservationists
Appalachian Trail -- History -- Juvenile literature
United States -- Appalachian Trail
Genre/Form Biographies
Juvenile works
Form Electronic book
Author Magnus, Erica, illustrator
ISBN 9780821445808