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5 edition of A boy and a boa found in the catalog.

A boy and a boa

by Abby Israel

  • 384 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Dial Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boa constrictor -- Fiction.,
  • Snakes as pets -- Fiction.,
  • Libraries -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    When Marvin"s pet boa constrictor gets loose in the library, Marvin and his friends begin a frantic pursuit.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Abby Israel ; pictures by Kevin Brooks.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsBrooks, Kevin, 1950- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.I84 Bo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4110849M
    ISBN 100803707088, 0803707169
    LC Control Number80025812

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