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7 edition of Best girl found in the catalog.

Best girl

Doris Buchanan Smith

Best girl

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Family problems -- Fiction.,
  • Self-acceptance -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    As she struggles to cope with a difficult mother and finding her place in the world, young Nealy Compton finds solace in the relative solitude and safety beneath her neighbor"s porch.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDoris Buchanan Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S64474 Be 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1722458M
    ISBN 100670837520
    LC Control Number92025931
    OCLC/WorldCa26502937

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