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The Amazing Adventures of Abiola

by Jeffrey Dean

  • 301 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Africa World Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Fiction,
  • Blacks,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 4-8,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • General,
  • African Americans,
  • Ethnic - African American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDwayne J. Ferguson (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8316847M
    ISBN 100865434093
    ISBN 109780865434097
    OCLC/WorldCa29023897

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