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The tarantula in my purse : and 172 other wild pets

Author: Jean Craighead George
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of autobiographical stories about raising a houseful of children and wild pets including crows, skunks, and raccoons.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jean Craighead George; Jean Craighead George; Jean Craighead George
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Craighead George
ISBN: 0060236264 9780060236267 0060236272 9780060236274
OCLC Number: 34118082
Description: 134 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The genesis --
The screech owl who liked television --
Letting Yammer go --
A bathtub full of ducklings --
The goose and the duck who were arrested for disturbing the peace --
A trouble-making crow --
A talking crow --
The mystery of the pond in the foyer --
Raising a raccoon --
Crowbar goes to the bank --
The demise of the kestrel --
The robin in a teacup and the chickadee in the sunporch --
A crow kidnapping --
The boa constrictor and the Nancy Drew club --
The white mouse experiment --
The skunk in the closet --
Learning from a box turtle --
The bat in the refrigerator --
The tarantula in my purse --
The magpie dilemma --
Filling the empty nest --
The bullfrog who was a prince.
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Jean Craighead George.
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A collection of autobiographical stories about raising a houseful of children and wild pets including crows, skunks, and raccoons.

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