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Author: Margaret J Anderson
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the evacuation of children from Edinburgh in the early days of World War II, shy, wealthy Margaret on her way to relatives in Canada trades places and identities with the orphaned Shona bound for the Scottish countryside.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret J Anderson
ISBN: 039483724X 9780394837246 0394937244 9780394937243
OCLC Number: 3516672
Description: 159 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Margaret J. Anderson.

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During the evacuation of children from Edinburgh in the early days of World War II, shy, wealthy Margaret on her way to relatives in Canada trades places and identities with the orphaned Shona bound for the Scottish countryside.

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