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Polkabats and Octopus Slacks

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Polkabats and Octopus Slacks: 14 Stories By Calef Brown Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780618111299
Availability: IN WAREHOUSE - Usually Ships in 3-7 Business Days
Published: Clarion Books - April 4th, 2005

Fun, funny, colorful, irreverent and just plain silly: just a few words to describe Polka-Bats and Octopus Slacks. These hilarious stories will pick you up from the doldrums and drop you on a cloud of laughter. First-time author Brown has created a book so delightful, readers of all ages will rejoice in his fantastic mix of prose and illustration. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


The Music of Dolphins

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The Music of Dolphins (Apple Classics) By Karen Hesse Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780590897983
Availability: Backordered
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - February 1st, 1998

The beautiful imagery created in this story of a young girl raised by dolphins will have you wishing you were also raised by dolphins. A teenager when she is discovered, Mila has been raised by dolphins since the age of four. Being indoctrinated into contemporary society is no easy task and has Mila longing for her ocean home. Beautifully written; Karen Hesse is a true master of her craft. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


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