The Frighteners

by Pete Johnson

Publisher: Chivers Press

Written in English
Cover of: The Frighteners | Pete Johnson
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Edition Notes

Galaxy Children"s Large Print

ContributionsDavid Wyatt (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9825761M
ISBN 100754078574
ISBN 109780754078579

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