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The pearl

Author: Gregory McElwain; John Steinbeck
Publisher: Harlow, Essex : Pearson Education, 2007.
Series: Penguin active reading., Level 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Kino finds a large pearl, which he thinks will save his family from poverty. But the pearl is what they think they want instead of what they need. The misfortune it brings changes the life of the family forever."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory McElwain; John Steinbeck
ISBN: 9781405850698 1405850698 9781405852135 9781405850704 1405850701 1405852135
OCLC Number: 174103995
Notes: American English.
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Description: iv, 76 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm + 1 CD-ROM / audio disc, 1 audio disc.
Details: Win 2000/XP, Macintosh OSX, Linux: GNU.
Series Title: Penguin active reading., Level 3.
Responsibility: John Steinbeck ; retold by Gregory McElwain.

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