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Josie"s handful of quietness.

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Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville .
Written in English


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Used to the hard life of her migrant family, twelve-year-old Josie finally realizes her dream of a permanent home and school.

Edition Notes

StatementDrawings by Ati Forberg.
ContributionsForberg, Ati, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S6564 Jo
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p. :
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5044974M
ISBN 100687205603
LC Control Number74005024

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