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Tall story

Author: Candy Gourlay
Publisher: New York : David Fickling Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Sixteen-year-old Bernardo, who is eight feet tall and suffers from a condition called gigantism, leaves the Philippines to live with his mother's family in London, much to the delight of his thirteen-year-old half sister Andi, a passionate basketball player.
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Genre/Form: Basketball stories
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Candy Gourlay
ISBN: 9780385752176 0385752172 9780385752183 0385752180
OCLC Number: 637706594
Awards: Sakura Medal nomination, 2012
Target Audience: Middle School.; 670
Description: 293 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Candy Gourlay.

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Sixteen-year-old Bernardo, who is eight feet tall and suffers from a condition called gigantism, leaves the Philippines to live with his mother's family in London, much to the delight of his thirteen-year-old half sister Andi, a passionate basketball player.

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