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Boy of mine by Jabari Asim

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Published by LB Kids in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mothers and sons,
  • Bedtime,
  • Children"s stories,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Board books,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

On board pages.

Statementby Jabari Asim ; illustrations by LeUyen Pham
ContributionsPham, LeUyen, ill
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.A777 Bo 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24882228M
ISBN 100316735779
ISBN 109780316735773
LC Control Number2010281105
OCLC/WorldCa464590219

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