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  • About Face
    Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media, Turtleback, 2002
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    Puffin Books, Paperback, 2001
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    Rebound by Sagebrush, Library Binding, 2001
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    Putnam Publishing Group, Hardcover, 1999

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About Face

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 11 Ratings and 5 Reviews

Book Description
Nothing ever changes in Turnback, Missouri. At least that's what thirteen-year-old Glory thinks. But then the carnival comes to town, and she meets Marvalene. Glory thinks that Marvalene has the most exciting life of anyone she's ever met. But Marvalene is tired of the carnival and longs to live with her family in a house without wheels. Both girls wish their lives were different, and both need a ... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages265
Publication Date08/27/2001
The Creators
About June Rae Wood (Author) : June Rae Wood grew up in Versailles, Missouri. She was the second of eight children. She had a brother namemd Richard who, unfortunately, died at age 36. He had Down's Syndrome. He was her inspiration... more
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