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Billy's first dance

Author: Veronica Randolph Batterson
Publisher: West Conshohocken, PA : Infinity Publishing, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English
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Thriteen-year-old June dreams of becoming a writer. Her youngest brother, Billy, is afflicted with spina bifida and although confined to a wheelchair, dreams of dancing. Junie and her three half siblings live with their grandmother and aunt as her mother has left and none of the children know where she is. Despite the unusual circumstances of the family, will all achieve their dreams?
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Veronica Randolph Batterson
ISBN: 9780741459138 0741459132
OCLC Number: 609534722
Description: 77 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Veronica Randolph Batterson.

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Thriteen-year-old June dreams of becoming a writer. Her youngest brother, Billy, is afflicted with spina bifida and although confined to a wheelchair, dreams of dancing. Junie and her three half siblings live with their grandmother and aunt as her mother has left and none of the children know where she is. Despite the unusual circumstances of the family, will all achieve their dreams?

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