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  • Shortcut
    Children's, Kindle Edition, 1999
  • Shortcut   [SHORTCUT] [Paperback]
    Walter Lorraine Books, Unknown Binding, 1999
  • Shortcut
    Demco Media, Turtleback, 1999
  • Shortcut
    Tandem Library, School & Library Binding, 1999
  • Shortcut
    Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books, Paperback, 1999
  • Shortcut Hb
    Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd, Hardcover, 1996
  • Shortcut
    Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books, Library Binding, 1995
  • Shortcut
    Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Library Binding, 1995
  • Shortcut
    Houghton Mifflin Company, Hardcover, 1995

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Average rating
4.2 out of 5
Based on 31 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description
David Macaulay connects the seemingly unconnected in this playful, witty collection of overlapping stories. Young readers must listen and watch carefully in order to track one story's clues that later pop up in another story. For example, Albert and his horse June take a shortcut over the railroad tracks on their way to sell melons at the market. Because they get there so early they are able to go... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingLibrary Binding (9 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages64
Publication Date09/25/1995
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The Creators
About David Macaulay (Author) : David Macaulay is a published author, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of David Macaulay include Cathedral: The story of its constru... more
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2/26/2008 Lynndy Bennett tagged as: I recommend, I read

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