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The Mermaid's Purse


Book Description
Based on the life of beloved author-illustrator Patricia Polacco's own amazing grandmother, this wonderful celebration of reading and community is as exhilarating as it is heartwarming.

Young Stella loves books so much, her books begin to take over the farmhouse. "Why, Stell, you need your own library to hold those books," her pa tells her, so he and the neighbors build her one! She call... More
Book Information
PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages32
ISBN-100399166920
ISBN-13978-0399166921
Publication Date10/04/2016
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About Patricia Polacco (Author, Illustrator) : Patricia Polacco is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Patricia Polacco include Babushka's Doll, Pink and Say (Unabridged), Thank You, Mr. Falk... more
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