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There is a town

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birthdays -- Fiction,
  • Dollhouses -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Illustrations and simple text draw the reader into a family celebration at which a girl receives a dollhouse in which a birthday party is also going on.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Gail Herman ; illustrated by Katy Bratun.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesStep into reading. Step 1, Step into reading.
    ContributionsBratun, Katy, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H4315 Th 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3576909M
    ISBN 100679864393, 0679964398
    LC Control Number2002152427

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