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Five finger discount

Barthe DeClements

Five finger discount

by Barthe DeClements

  • 197 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Honesty -- Fiction.,
  • Fathers and sons -- Fiction.,
  • Schools -- Fiction.,
  • Moving, Household -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Ten-year-old Jerry"s attempts to adjust to his new school and make new friends are complicated by his determination to keep secret the fact that his father is serving time in the local prison for being a thief.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBarthe DeClements.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.D3584 Fi 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination131 p. ;
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2045821M
    ISBN 100440501660
    LC Control Number88022877
    OCLC/WorldCa18255856

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Hi Ya Paula. Year". The night my grandfather tried to kill us, I was five years old, the age I stopped believing in Santa Claus, started kindergarten, and made real rather than imaginary friends.

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