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Metal Mike

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 1 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description
Author Larry Richardson has written a story that captures the heart of a child very distinctly. Metal Mike is about a time in the life of his son, AJ when his best friend moves away. AJ has a hard time finding another really good friend. There are a lot of kids in the neighborhood, but none of them were Meemo (changed to Mike). AJ decides to create a robot, a friend who will never move away. T... More
Book Information
PublisherWiggles Press
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages24
Publication Date04/02/2010
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About Larry Richardson (Author) : Larry Richardson is a published author. A published credit of Larry Richardson is Metal Mike (Volume 1).
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About Brittany Richardson (Illustrator) : Brittany Richardson is a published illustrator. A published credit of Brittany Richardson is Metal Mike (Volume 1).
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4/10/2010 Rochelle Thorpe said: Larry Richardson has written a sweet story about how his son AJ creates a robot friend after his real best friend has moved away. Daughter Brittany has created some outstanding illustrations.
tags: Larry Richardson, Brittany Richardson, Wiggles Press

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