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Precious and the Boo Hag

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 8 Ratings and 8 Reviews

Book Description
A young African-American girl named Precious has a stomachache, so she has to stay at home alone while the whole family leaves to plant corn. Mama tells her, "Now remember, don't let nothing and nobody in this house--not even me, 'cause I got a key." Precious's older brother warns her with a wink that, you never know, Pruella the Boo Hag could even try to get in: "She's tricky and she's scary, a... More
Book Information
PublisherAtheneum Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages40
Publication Date01/06/2005
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About Onawumi Jean Moss (Author) : Onawumi Jean Moss is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Onawumi Jean Moss is Precious and the Boo Hag (Anne Schwartz Books).
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About Pat McKissack (Author) : Pat McKissack is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Pat McKissack include Flossie and the Fox (Unabridged), Goin' Someplace Special, The Homerun King (Scraps of T... more
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About Kyrsten Brooker (Illustrator) : Kyrsten Brooker is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Kyrsten Brooker include Someday When My Cat Can Talk, Runaway Dreidel!, The Prince Won't ... more
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