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The storyteller"s daughter

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Published by Puffin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction,
  • Depressions -- 1929 -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Fiction,
  • City and town life -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Fifteen-year-old Quinn, the middle child in a Depression-era working class family, learns some secrets about her beloved father, who has always been a source of strength and optimism for his family, friends, and neighbors.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJean Thesman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.T3525 St 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination180 p. ;
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL368059M
    ISBN 10014130314X
    LC Control Number98028617
    OCLC/WorldCa39291897

    The Storyteller's Daughter (Book): Dokey, Cameron: A king, betrayed by his queen, vows to take a bride for one night only. In the morning she will face terrible fate, and he will choose another. Nothing can change his course, until Shahrazad seeks to restore his heart with words.


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