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Great Books for Girls

More Than 600 Books for Girls of All Ages

by Kathleen Odean

  • 65 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Peter Smith Publisher .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliographies & Indexes,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Books & Reading,
  • Girls,
  • Books and reading,
  • Boys & Men,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Unassigned Title,
  • Children: Preschool

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11554695M
    ISBN 100844671517
    ISBN 109780844671512

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