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Published by Holiday House in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Australia

Subjects:

  • Grandmothers -- Fiction.,
  • Australia -- Fiction.

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Having left the town and the friends of her childhood, a twelve-year-old Australian girl finds the land and the house of her grandmother to be an alien place, full of other people"s memories.

Edition Notes

StatementLibby Gleeson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.G48148 El 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination129 p. ;
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2213143M
ISBN 100823408043
LC Control Number89036009
OCLC/WorldCa20352332

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