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The Traveling Sketchbook: An American Kid Discovers Japan

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 2 Ratings and 2 Reviews

Book Description
What is like for a kid to move to a foreign country? It is a journey full of excitement and a road of pitfalls. In "The Traveling Sketchbook", kids encounter all these things moving into a Japanese neighborhood.
Book Information
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages212
Publication Date11/2002
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About Fran Kramer (Author) : Aloha! I have just finished a mystery for the young and young at heart called Dead Men Do Tell Tales which invites the reader to discover new ways to solve a mystery by following the exploits of a you... more
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8/24/2008 Fran Kramer said: This book is a fictional account heavily based on my childhood experience living in Japan in the 1950s.
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