The sugar child

by Monique de Varennes

Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers in New York

Written in English
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When a child made of marzipan candy mysteriously comes to life her loving parents and friends shelter and protect her, but there comes a time when she must risk herself for a friend.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Monique de Varennes ; illustrated by Leonid Gore.
ContributionsGore, Leonid, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.V256 Su 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3671452M
ISBN 100689852444
LC Control Number2003000314

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