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The mysterious howling

Author: Maryrose Wood; Jon Klassen
Publisher: New York : Balzer + Bray, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Fifteen-year-old Miss Penelope Lumley, a recent graduate of the Swanburne Academy for Poor Bright Females, is hired as governess to three young children who have been raised by wolves and must teach them to behave in a civilized manner quickly, in preparation for a Christmas ball.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maryrose Wood; Jon Klassen
ISBN: 9780061791055 0061791059
OCLC Number: 419857578
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 267 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: by Maryrose Wood ; illustrated by Jon Klassen.

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Fifteen-year-old Miss Penelope Lumley, a recent graduate of the Swanburne Academy for Poor Bright Females, is hired as governess to three young children who have been raised by wolves and must teach them to behave in a civilized manner quickly, in preparation for a Christmas ball.

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What a good book!

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-04-15) Excellent Permalink

Oh my goodness - what a good book!  This is the first book of a new series and I can't wait for the next one.  Miss Lumley is the new governess of three children raised by wolves that have been taken in by the Ashtons - a wealthy and selfish couple.  Peneleope is just 15 and seems to...
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