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Turtle in paradise

Author: Jennifer L Holm
Publisher: New York : Yearling Book, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Yearling edView all editions and formats
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In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Adventure fiction
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer L Holm
ISBN: 9780375836909 037583690X
OCLC Number: 769752690
Notes: "Newbery Honor Book."
Author's note includes photographs and information about Key West in the 1930s and some of the real inhabitants that inspired the characters in her novel.
Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Random House, New York, in 2010.
Description: 188 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Jennifer L. Holm.

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In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida.

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