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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementLinda Jenkins
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1019 vol. 25
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p. ;
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24512221M
ISBN 100553443127
LC Control Number98811019

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