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New Jesse Stuart junior book ‘Bluetick Pig’ is first published in 48 Years; available now

The Jesse Stuart Foundation in Ashland, Kentucky is pleased to announce the publication of a new, never-before published junior book by Jesse Stuart. Bluetick Pigis the story of a small runt pig, Bluetick, who is adopted and raised by young Sarah Powell.  Bluetick and the Powell family share many fun adventures as Bluetick grows into a fine hog, but one with an uncertain future. Between 1953 and...