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  • Allison
    Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media, Turtleback, 2004
  • Allison
    Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books, Paperback, 2004
  • Allison
    Children's, Kindle Edition, 2004
  • Allison
    Tandem Library, Library Binding, 2004
  • Allison
    L'Ecole des loisirs, Board book, 1998
  • Allison
    Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books, Hardcover, 1997
  • Allison
    Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Library Binding, 1997
  • Allison
    Houghton Mifflin (Juv), Hardcover, 1997

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Allison

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

Book Description
When Allison tries on the red kimono her grandmother has sent her, she is suddenly aware that she resembles her favorite doll more than she does her mother and father. When her parents try to explain that she is adopted, her world becomes an uncomfortable place. She becomes angry and withdrawn. She wonders why she was given up, what her real name is, and whether other children have parents in fara... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Harcourt
BindingKindle Edition (8 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages32
ISBN-10B003X09YHO
Publication Date09/27/2004
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About Allen Say (Author) : Allen Say is a published adapter, author, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Allen Say include Tree of Cranes, Lost Lake, Grandfathers Journey, and The Ink-keeper... more
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