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The Borrowers;

Author: Mary Norton; Joe Krush; Beth Krush
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace [1953]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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Miniature people who live in an old country house by borrowing things from the humans are forced to emigrate from their home under the clock.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, English
Children's literature
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Fantasy
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Norton; Joe Krush; Beth Krush
ISBN: 0152099891 9780152099893 0152047379 9780152047375 0152099875 9780152099879 0152099905 9780152099909 0156136007 9780156136006
OCLC Number: 217501
Awards: Carnegie Medal, 1952
Description: 180 pages illustrations 22 cm
Responsibility: illustrated by Beth and Joe Krush.

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Miniature people who live in an old country house by borrowing things from the humans are forced to emigrate from their home under the clock.

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Nice to Read

by malardducks (WorldCat user published 2012-11-29) Very Good Permalink

i liked the book. the only thing is that the author uses words not much people are familuar with (like wainscot and liver pills

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