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Down the Back of the Chair
By Margaret Mahy and Polly Dunbar (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Clarion Books
Publication date June 12, 2006
Pages 32
Binding School and Library
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780618693955
ISBN-10 0618693955
Dimensions 0.25 by 9.75 by 11 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $16.00
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
When Dad loses his car keys, little Mary is only happy to help look for them and so begins digging around the back of the chair where she finds all kinds of goodies and hidden treasures in the process!
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
When Dad loses his car keys, little Mary suggests they might be down the back of the chair. Join in the fun as Dad begins the search, finding everything from a hairy string to a diamond ring—and much, much more! Could the solution to all the family’s problems be down the back of the chair?

A lively rhyming text and quirky art come together in this visual explosion of fun and imagination.


Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780080289571 Book cover for 9781845074401
 
from Gardners Books (April 1, 2006)
9781845074401 | details & prices | 32 pages | 10.00 × 11.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $23.15
About: When Dad loses his car keys, toddler Mary suspects that they have ended up down the back of the chair, so Dad begins to search.
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Paperback
Book cover for 9781845076023
 
With Magaret Mahy | from Frances Lincoln Childrens Books (April 7, 2014)
9781845076023 | details & prices | 32 pages | 9.50 × 11.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 0.70 lbs | List price $8.99
About: When Dad loses his car keys, toddler Mary suspects that they have ended up down the back of the chair so Dad begins to search.
School and Library
Book cover for 9780618693955
 
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from Clarion Books (June 12, 2006)
9780618693955 | details & prices | 32 pages | 9.75 × 11.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 0.90 lbs | List price $16.00
About: A poor family is searching down the back of a chair for Dad's lost car keys and, miraculously in the mess of things back there, their financial problems are solved.

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