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    Clarion Books, Hardcover, 1996

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Based on 7 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
Melanie, the blind shepherdess, is worried when her grandfather goes in search of a healer for her and fails to return. She follows him into the Dark Forest and rescues him from an evil troll who has cast a spell over Grandfather and countless other innocent victims.
Book Information
PublisherClarion Books
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages28
Publication Date08/16/1996
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About Carol Carrick (Author) : Carol Carrick is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Carol Carrick is Melanie.
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About Alisher Dianov (Illustrator) : Alisher Dianov is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Alisher Dianov include Forty Fortunes: A Tale of Iran, Melanie, and The Enchanted Storks: A Tale of the Middle East.
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