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Three balls of wool (can change the world)

Author: Henriqueta Cristina; Yara Kono; Lyn Miller-Lachmann
Publisher: Brooklyn, New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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Exiled from their homeland, a young girl and her entire family are unhappy about the monochrome sweaters all children wear until Mom decides to make a change. Includes facts about Portugal's history and government, about Amnesty International, and the text of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henriqueta Cristina; Yara Kono; Lyn Miller-Lachmann
ISBN: 9781592702206 1592702201
OCLC Number: 999401077
Notes: "In Association with: Amnesty International."
"Originally published in Portugal by Planeta Tangerina ©2015 as Com 3 Novelos (o mundo dá muitas voltas)."
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Other Titles: Com 3 novelos.
Responsibility: Yara Kono, Henriqueta Cristina ; translated by Lyn Miller-Lachmann.

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