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Violet Raines almost got struck by lightning

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Published by Scholastic Inc. in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neighbors,
  • Summer,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Lightning,
  • Best friends,
  • Fiction,
  • Friendship,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    In 1970s Florida, eleven-year-old Violet"s world is upturned by the arrival of a girl from Detroit who seems bent on stealing Violet"s best friends.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDanette Haworth
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H31365 Vio 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination162 pages ;
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26331311M
    ISBN 100545154413, 0545143160
    ISBN 109780545154413, 9780545143165
    OCLC/WorldCa314148071


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