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Darlene Halloween and the Great Chicago Fire

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Book Description
In a pumpkin patch in south Chicago, a family of field mice is captured as main ingredients for a witch's brew. When they fight back, the mayhem they cause results in the Great Chicago Fire-and the defeat of the last witch in the city. This whimsical tale featuring the varmint heroine Darlene Halloween describes how the holiday came to be named after her and offers a clever explanation for signatu... More
Book Information
PublisherPelican Publishing Company, Inc.
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date08/14/2007
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About Peter J. Welling (Author, Illustrator) : Peter J. Welling is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Peter J. Welling include Darlene Halloween and the Great Chicago Fire, Joe Van der Katt ... more
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