A Moose for Jessica facts for kids
|Author||Pat A. Wakefield with Larry Carrara|
|Illustrator||Larry Carrara (photos)|
|Cover artist||Larry Carrara|
|Genre||Non-fiction, Children's literature|
|Publisher||Dutton (New York)|
|Media type||Print (Hardback)|
|LC Class||QL737.U55 W35 1987|
A Moose for Jessica is a 1987 non-fiction children's book about a moose named Josh who loved a cow called Jessica. The story is told by Pat A. Wakefield and is illustrated with photographs by Larry Carrara, the owner of the cow.
In 1986, Josh turned up at a farm in Shrewsbury, Vermont and began to show decided attraction toward Jessica, a Hereford cow. He stayed in the vicinity for 76 days. The visit of the moose inspired media attention and attracted tens of thousands of people to the area.
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