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Tarantula Shoes

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3.2 out of 5
Based on 22 Ratings and 8 Reviews

Book Description
After moving from Arizona to Kentucky with his parents, his five-year-old twin brother and sister, and his pet tarantula, Fang, an eleven-year-old works creatively to earn the money for a special pair of basketball shoes that will help him feel accepted.
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (8 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages142
ISBN-10014037955X
ISBN-13978-0140379556
Publication Date05/01/1996
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About Tom Birdseye (Author) : Tom Birdseye is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Tom Birdseye include Attack of the Mutant Underwear, A Tough Nut to Crack, Tarantula Shoe... more
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