Firetalking by Patricia Polacco

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Published by R.C. Owen in Katonah, N.Y .

Written in English

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Statementby Patricia Polacco ; photographs by Lawrence Migdale.
GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
SeriesMeet the author, Meet the author (Katonah, N.Y.)
ContributionsMigdale, Lawrence.
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23261853M
ISBN 101878450557
LC Control Number93048162

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