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The Gawgon and the Boy

Author: Lloyd Alexander
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Depression-era Philadelphia, when eleven-year-old David is too ill to attend school, he is tutored by the unique and adventurous Aunt Annie, whose teaching combines with his imagination to greatly enrich his life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Novela
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alexander, Lloyd.
Gawgon and the Boy.
New York : Dutton Children's Books, 2001
(OCoLC)606641534
Online version:
Alexander, Lloyd.
Gawgon and the Boy.
New York : Dutton Children's Books, 2001
(OCoLC)625805217
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd Alexander
ISBN: 0525466770 9780525466772
OCLC Number: 45532403
Description: 199 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The Sea Fox --
The cupped boy --
The back alley gang --
A hardened criminal --
The Gawgon --
Percy-Us and the Gawgon --
Captain Jack --
The Gawgon and the sphinx --
The Gawgon walks abroad --
In the pale moonlight --
Toys in the cellar --
The Gawgon's other boy --
The consulting detective --
My uncle Santa Claus --
Simple gifts --
A present for the Gawgon --
La Gioconda --
The Legatee --
The Irish Shillelly --
A swimming party --
My sweet Gloria --
Summer's lease.
Responsibility: Lloyd Alexander.

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In Depression-era Philadelphia, when eleven-year-old David is too ill to attend school, he is tutored by the unique and adventurous Aunt Annie, whose teaching combines with his imagination to greatly enrich his life.

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