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Product Description: A lively new picture-book biography of the most beloved children’s book author of all time: Dr. Seuss!Have you ever wondered how the great Dr. Seuss wrote his most famous book? Did you know that for The Cat in the Hat, he wasn’t allowed to make up the fun words he was known for—like OOBLECK and IT-KUTCH and HIPPO-NO-HUNGUS? He was only allowed to use words from a very strict list!   This bouncy account of the early career of Dr...read more
By Kevin Hawkes (illustrator)

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9780553510973 | Random House Childrens Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A lively new picture-book biography of the most beloved children’s book author of all time: Dr.

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9780375974298 | Random House Childrens Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: A lively new picture-book biography of the most beloved children’s book author of all time: Dr.

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Product Description: In the year and a half since the flight of the first manned balloon in 1783, an Italian has flown, a Scot has flown, a woman has flown, even a sheep has flown. But no one has flown from one country to another. John Jeffries, an Englishman, and his pilot, Jean-Pierre Blanchard, a Frenchman, want to be the first...read more
By Sophie Blackall (illustrator)

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9780374329549 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 11, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: In the year and a half since the flight of the first manned balloon in 1783, an Italian has flown, a Scot has flown, a woman has flown, even a sheep has flown.

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Product Description: Elmo introduces himself and his favorite things to girls and boys ages 0 to 3 in this sturdy board book edition of the bestselling Sesame Street Little Golden Book My Name Is Elmo. Perfectly paired text and illustrations make this one of the best books ever about Elmo.
By Constance Allen and Maggie Swanson (illustrator)

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9781101937464 | Board book edition (Golden Books, July 26, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Elmo introduces himself and his favorite things to girls and boys ages 0 to 3 in this sturdy board book edition of the bestselling Sesame Street Little Golden Book My Name Is Elmo.
9780449810668 | Golden Books, July 23, 2013, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: It's all about Elmo—as told by the little red Muppet himself—in this charmingly illustrated Sesame Street Little Golden Book.

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Product Description: Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry’s beloved novel about a boy who would do anything to paint is now available in a collectible hardcover gift edition.Benjamin West was born with an extraordinary gift—the gift of creating paintings of people, animals, and landscapes so true to life they “took one’s breath away...read more
By Wesley Dennis (illustrator) and Marguerite Henry

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9781481403955 | Reissue edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, July 5, 2016), cover price $19.99 | also contains Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin | About this edition: Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry’s beloved novel about a boy who would do anything to paint is now available in a collectible hardcover gift edition.

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9781481403948 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, March 11, 2014), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry’s beloved novel about a boy who would do anything to paint is now available in a refreshed paperback edition.

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Product Description: Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry’s beloved novel about a boy who would do anything to paint is now available in a collectible hardcover gift edition.Benjamin West was born with an extraordinary gift—the gift of creating paintings of people, animals, and landscapes so true to life they “took one’s breath away...read more

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9781481403955 | Reissue edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, July 5, 2016), cover price $19.99 | also contains Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin | About this edition: Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry’s beloved novel about a boy who would do anything to paint is now available in a collectible hardcover gift edition.
9780027436600 | Checkerboard Pr, March 1, 1987, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A fictional biography of American artist Benjamin West recounts the story of a Quaker boy who, with the aid of his cat, Grimalkin, becomes a talented painter

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Product Description: Érase un niño que jamás vivió más de dos años seguidos en una misma casa, por lo que decidió pintar las paredes de todas sus habitaciones con estrellas. Su rechazo al colegio y una familia inusual le empujarán a emprender un viaje donde no todo serán constelaciones y pedirle deseos a la luna...read more

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9786070732881 | Planeta Pub Corp, May 31, 2016, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Érase un niño que jamás vivió más de dos años seguidos en una misma casa, por lo que decidió pintar las paredes de todas sus habitaciones con estrellas.

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Product Description: There’s a heavy price to pay for royalty in this compelling—and true—story of Anastasia Romanov and her fellow grand duchesses of Russia, from an award-winning novelist.It’s summer in 1914 and the Romanovs are aboard the Standart, the Russian royal yacht...read more

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9781481403269 | Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman, April 7, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: There’s a heavy price to pay for royalty in this compelling—and true—story of Anastasia Romanov and fellow grand duchesses of Russia, from an award-winning novelist.

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9781481403276 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman, April 12, 2016), cover price $10.99 | About this edition: There’s a heavy price to pay for royalty in this compelling—and true—story of Anastasia Romanov and her fellow grand duchesses of Russia, from an award-winning novelist.
9780373244980, titled "The Stranger She Married" | Harlequin Books, October 1, 2002, cover price $4.75 | also contains The Stranger She Married | About this edition: The Stranger She Married (Kane's Crossing)

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Product Description: A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's BookA New York Public Library Best Book for Kids, 2016Told from the perspective of the tree outside Anne Frank's window—and illustrated by a Caldecott Honor artist—this book introduces her story in a gentle and incredibly powerful way to a young audience...read more
By Peter McCarty (illustrator)

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9780385753975 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, March 8, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's BookA New York Public Library Best Book for Kids, 2016Told from the perspective of the tree outside Anne Frank's window—and illustrated by a Caldecott Honor artist—this book introduces her story in a gentle and incredibly powerful way to a young audience.

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9780385753982 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, March 8, 2016, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's BookA New York Public Library Best Book for Kids, 2016Told from the perspective of the tree outside Anne Frank's window—and illustrated by a Caldecott Honor artist—this book introduces her story in a gentle and incredibly powerful way to a young audience.

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9781530136292 | Large print edition (Createspace Independent Pub, February 19, 2016), cover price $9.50

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Product Description: In the 1950s, it was a man's world. Girls weren't supposed to act smart, tough, or ambitious. Even though, deep inside, they may have felt that way. And then along came Hillary. Brave, brilliant, and unstoppable, she was out to change the world...read more

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9781520003665 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, January 26, 2016), cover price $38.99 | About this edition: In the 1950s, it was a man's world.

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Product Description: From the creator of the The Wonderful Wizard of Oz comes a hilarious and entertaining tale taking us back to the fantastical origins of so many of our Christmas traditions, as well as the humble origins of Santa Claus himself Not many people know that, as a baby, Santa Claus was found by a woodsman in the Forest of Burzee, and placed into the care of the lioness, Shiegra, and the wood nymph, Necile...read more

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9781437897890, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Indypublish.Com, February 28, 2009, cover price $77.99 | also contains The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus | About this edition: A delightful children's Christmas story.
9781603125925, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Lightning Source Inc, December 30, 2007, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Long ago, a human infant was abandoned in a bewitched woodland.
9780805038224, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | 1 edition (Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, October 1, 2003), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A human foundling child, adopted by a wood-nymph and raised by the creatures who inhabit a magical forest, grows up to be the immortal Santa Claus.
9781404368842, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Indypublish.Com, July 1, 2003, cover price $77.99
9780517205792, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Random House Value Pub, August 1, 1999, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A holiday classic from the author of The Wizard of Oz Where did Santa Claus come from?
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9781522879398, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Createspace Independent Pub, December 22, 2015, cover price $5.99 | also contains The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus | About this edition: Lyman Frank Baum (May 15, 1856 – May 6, 1919) is one of America’s most read authors, and he is widely considered one of the premier authors of children’s books.
9781517284268, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 30, 2015, cover price $9.95 | also contains The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus | About this edition: In a world of mortals and immortals, a baby is found by the nymphs.
9781519457417, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 22, 2015, cover price $6.00 | also contains The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus
9781519459718, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 22, 2015, cover price $6.00 | also contains The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus | About this edition: Lyman Frank Baum (May 15, 1856 – May 6, 1919), better known by his pen name L.
9781517291280, titled "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" | Createspace Independent Pub, September 10, 2015, cover price $7.88 | also contains The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus | About this edition: Nicholas is a mortal child found in the forest and raised by a band of woodland fairies and elves, where he learns to whittle small trinkets and toys from wood.
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9780613945868 | Turtleback Books, November 1, 1986, cover price $13.45 | About this edition: Relates the experiences of Santa Claus in the Forest of Burzee, the Laughing Valley, and other places in a unique mythological world, revealing the origins of many of his familiar attributes

By Maegan Penley (illustrator)

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9781939930583 | Belle Isle Books, November 15, 2015, cover price $13.95

Product Description: Have you ever wondered what it takes to make a legandary sports star? Talent? Determination? Teamwork? You're right, but it takes more than that. Using everyday items like toy airplanes, Coke bottles, and pencil sharpeners, and with fun and fascinating tales of each player's life -- on and off the field -- Hanoch Piven shows us what our favorite pro-athletes of the past and present are "really" made of...read more

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9781481475082 | Atheneum, November 13, 2015, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Have you ever wondered what it takes to make a legandary sports star?

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9781416910022 | Atheneum, May 9, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Presents twenty-three portraits, filled with strange and humorous stories, of such famous sports stars as Tiger Woods, Muhammad Ali, and Lance Armstrong.

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Product Description: As Baby Boy Baboomian grows up on a farm and moves half-way around the world to the United States, his love for animals and life only grows. Now as an old man whose eyes twinkle with youth, he shares baby animals with the children at church on Easter Sunday...read more

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9781518693717 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 2, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: As Baby Boy Baboomian grows up on a farm and moves half-way around the world to the United States, his love for animals and life only grows.

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Product Description: Celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare's legacy with this repackage of award-winning author Diane Stanley's tribute to the world-famous playwright William Shakespeare.Nobody knows exactly when or why William Shakespeare left his boyhood home of Stratford-on-Avon for the great city of London, but it didn't take long for him to make a name for himself...read more

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9780062419255 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 27, 2015), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare's legacy with this repackage of award-winning author Diane Stanley's tribute to the world-famous playwright William Shakespeare.

By Scary Bear Books (corporate author)

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9781518708688, titled "Doom & Death: A Five Nights at Freddy’s Unofficial Novel" | Createspace Independent Pub, October 21, 2015, cover price $8.97

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Product Description: All her life, Beatrix Potter loved to paint. From a young age, she painted the bunnies, mice, and other pets who populated her family home. These characters later populated her stories, which are beloved the whole world over. With beautiful scenes rich in detail, David McPhail transports us to the charming, English countryside and the wonderful world of Beatrix Potter...read more

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9780805091700 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, October 6, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: All her life, Beatrix Potter loved to paint.

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Product Description: The follow-up to the acclaimed title The Curiosities: A Collection of Stories by Maggie Stiefvater, Tessa Gratton, and Brenna Yovanoff. In an unassuming corner of Brooklyn, a young woman learns to be ladylike, to love context, and to speak her mind from a very curious sort of tutor...read more

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9780443084485, titled "Upper Extremity Replantation: Basic Principles, Surgical Technique, and Strategy" | Churchill Livingstone, August 1, 1985, cover price $40.00 | also contains Upper Extremity Replantation: Basic Principles, Surgical Technique, and Strategy | About this edition: Upper Extremity Replantation: Basic Principles, Surgical Technique, and Strategy

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9781467723985 | Carolrhoda Lab, October 1, 2015, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: The follow-up to the acclaimed title The Curiosities: A Collection of Stories by Maggie Stiefvater, Tessa Gratton, and Brenna Yovanoff.

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Product Description: The FIRST children’s book by these two authors, Temple Did It and I Can Too! will help guide and inspire kids to reach their full potential. Winner of a 2015 Academic’s Choice Award, this book explains the obstacles Dr. Temple Grandin faced while growing up, the rules she followed to overcome them, and her path to becoming a leading animal scientist and a world-famous advocate for those with autism...read more

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9781935567523 | Sensory World, October 9, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The FIRST children’s book by these two authors, Temple Did It and I Can Too!

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Product Description: Character shapes a nation as Jim Weiss presents the action-filled, moving story of George Washington, a man of remarkable physical strenth and equally powerful emotions. Amid bullets and ballots, as commander-in-chief and constitutionalist, political leader and peaceful farmer, family man and father of a nation, here's a very "human" man who won a war and refused a crown; who saw with amazing clarity the future achievements and challenges of a new nation; who hoped to overcome slavery and unite all Americans, while holding that new nation together in its rocky first years by sheer will...read more
By Jim Weiss (narrator)

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9781942968672 | Well-Trained Mind Pr, October 1, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Character shapes a nation as Jim Weiss presents the action-filled, moving story of George Washington, a man of remarkable physical strenth and equally powerful emotions.
9781882513680 | Greathall Productions, November 17, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Character shapes a nation as Jim Weiss presents the action-filled, moving story of George Washington, a man of remarkable physical strength and equally powerful emotions.

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Product Description: Master storyteller David Almond presents a beautiful collection of short fiction, interwoven with pieces that illuminate the inspiration behind the stories.May Malone is said to have a monster in her house, but what Norman finds there may just be the angel he needs...read more
By Eleanor Taylor (illustrator)

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9780425128831, titled "The New Webster's Dictionary of Quotations and Famous Phrases" | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, August 1, 1992), cover price $4.99 | also contains The New Webster''s Dictionary of Quotations and Famous Phrases | About this edition: Used- Good Condition-All Pages, Binding and Cover in Tact.

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9780763678777 | Candlewick Pr, September 22, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Master storyteller David Almond presents a beautiful collection of short fiction, interwoven with pieces that illuminate the inspiration behind the stories.

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Product Description: Nicole Weider is on a mission: to help young girls avoid the traps that culture sets. The trap that baits you into thinking you must sacrifice your self-worth in order to be beautiful and popular. Nicole launched Project Inspired in 2010 (www...read more
By Kristin Billerbeck (contributor)

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9780310749394 | Zondervan, August 4, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Nicole Weider is on a mission: to help young girls avoid the traps that culture sets.

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Product Description: Gary Paulsen has owned dozens of unforgettable and amazing dogs. In each chapter he tells of one special dog, among them Cookie, the sled dog who saved his life; Snowball, the puppy he owned as a boy in the Philippines; Ike, his mysterious hunting companion; Dirk, the grim protector; and his true friend Josh, a brilliant border collie...read more

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9780786227402 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, September 1, 2000), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Philippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.
9780385325707 | Delacorte Pr, February 1, 1998, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Philippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.

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9780786261888 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, June 30, 2003), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A Newbery Medal Winner Interest Level: Primary/Middle School Reading Grade Level: 4th-6th Lexile Level: 890L Theme: Friendship/Love An Accelerated Reader(r) title
9780440414711 | Yearling Books, July 1, 1999, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Phillippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.

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9781501264894 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, July 28, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Gary Paulsen has owned dozens of unforgettable and amazing dogs.
9781455801701 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, February 20, 2011), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Gary Paulsen has owned dozens of unforgettable and amazing dogs.
9781455801725 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, February 20, 2011), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Gary Paulsen has owned dozens of unforgettable and amazing dogs.

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9781439512326 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, July 10, 2008), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9780613183208 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Phillippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.

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Product Description: Everyone has a story a beginning a starting place. Although I am famous few know mine. Let me tell you where I came from and the journey I took to become the celebrity icon I am today. It is also an opportunity for me to set the story straight--on no occasion at any time in any place have I run over a grandmother...read more

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9781633674431 | Tate Pub & Enterprises Llc, July 28, 2015, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Everyone has a story a beginning a starting place.

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Product Description: Lalu Nathoy’s father calls his thirteen-year-old daughter his treasure, his “thousand pieces of gold,” yet when famine strikes northern China in 1871, he is forced to sell her. Polly, as Lalu is later called, is sold to a brothel, sold again to a slave merchant bound for America, auctioned to a saloon keeper, and offered as a prize in a poker game...read more

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9780807083260 | Reprint edition (Beacon Pr, July 21, 2015), cover price $15.00 | also contains Thousand Pieces of Gold | About this edition: Lalu Nathoy’s father calls his thirteen-year-old daughter his treasure, his “thousand pieces of gold,” yet when famine strikes northern China in 1871, he is forced to sell her.

Prebinding:

9780613033251 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $23.85 | About this edition: Chronicles the life of Lalu Nathoy, a young Chinese girl--sold as a slave and brought to America--where, later, as Polly Bemis she struggles and survives as a pioneer in the West

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