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The just-so woman

by Gary L. Blackwood

  • 321 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neighbors -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When the Just-So Woman runs out of butter one day, she learns an important lesson from her neighbor, the Any-Way Man.

    Edition Notes

    Statementstory by Gary Blackwood ; pictures by Jane Manning.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesAn I can read book
    ContributionsManning, Jane K., ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B5338 Ju 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3412566M
    ISBN 100060577274, 0060577282
    ISBN 109780060577278, 9780060577285
    LC Control Number2005028667

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