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The Last Straw

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 47 Ratings and 47 Reviews

Book Description
Hoshmakaka, a camel, has been chosen to carry the wise men''s gifts to the new baby king in Bethlehem. On his way he meets many people with gifts. Hoshmakaka fears his burden will become too great, when he arrives he learns the meaning of his task.'
Book Information
PublisherZero to Ten
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages32
Publication Date/1999
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About Fredrick H. Thury (Author) : Fredrick H. Thury is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Fredrick H. Thury include The Last Straw, Hosh Makaka/the Last Straw, The Last Straw (Folktale Collection ... more
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About Vlasta van Kampen (Illustrator) : Vlasta van Kampen is a published adapter, author, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Vlasta van Kampen include Animal Cookies: A Cookbook and Cookie Cutter Set, M... more
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