Grown-ups get to do all the driving

by William Steig

Publisher: Carolrhoda Books in Minneapolis

Written in English
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A young child lists some of the characteristics and behaviors of grown-ups.

Edition Notes

Statementby William Steig.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S8177 Gr 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3577585M
ISBN 101575056178
LC Control Number2002154240

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