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The Slightly Irregular Fire Engine

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4 out of 5
Based on 53 Ratings and 12 Reviews

Book Description
From the brilliant mind of Donald Barthelme, the National Book Award-winning tale for children of all ages.

One morning in 1887, Mathilda went out into the back yard and discovered that a mysterious Chinese house had planted itself there overnight. She had wanted a fire engine, but the mysterious Chinese house was intriguing too. From inside came strange sounds: growls, howls, whispering, trump... More

Book Information
PublisherOverlook Press
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101585678287
ISBN-13978-1585678280
Publication Date11/16/2006
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About Donald Barthelme (Author) : Donald Barthelme is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Donald Barthelme is The Slightly Irregular Fire Engine.
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