Life of a Car by Susan Steggall

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Published by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Transportation - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Transportation,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/All Ages,
  • Children: Kindergarten

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11276235M
ISBN 100805087478
ISBN 109780805087475

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