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Jordi"s star by Alma Flor Ada

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Published by Harcourt in Orlando .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Shepherds,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Stars

Book details:

About the Edition

A lonely shepherd sees a star floating on the surface of a small pool and, convinced that the star is really in the water, tries to make the mountainside beautiful for its new resident.

Edition Notes

StatementAlma Flor Ada ; illustrated by Susan Gaber
ContributionsGaber, Susan, illustrator
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.A1857 Jo 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination1 volume (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26334868M
ISBN 100153143282
ISBN 109780153143281
OCLC/WorldCa51808086

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