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Blackberries in the dark

Mavis Jukes

Blackberries in the dark

  • 66 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Houghton-Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Death,
  • Grandmothers,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Nine-year-old Austin visits his grandmother the summer after his grandfather dies and together they try to come to terms with their loss.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Mavis Jukes ; pictures by Thomas B. Allen
    ContributionsAllen, Thomas B. (Thomas Burt), 1928-2004, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.J9294 Bl 1989x
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24957328M
    ISBN 100395459923
    ISBN 109780395459928
    OCLC/WorldCa22877281


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