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Skin like milk, hair of silk : what are similes and metaphors?

Author: Brian P Cleary; Brian Gable
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Millbrook Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides humorous explanations of similes and metaphors.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian P Cleary; Brian Gable
ISBN: 9780822591511 0822591510 9780761339458 0761339450 9780605261815 0605261814
OCLC Number: 273824874
Target Audience: 007-011.
Description: 30 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: by Brian P. Cleary ; illustrated by Brian Gable.

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Provides humorous explanations of similes and metaphors.

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