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Dead birds singing

Marc Talbert

Dead birds singing

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Death -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    After his mother is killed and his sister is badly injured in a car accident, seventh-grader Matt faces life with a new family and a deep feeling of anger.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMarc Talbert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.T14145 De 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination170 p. ;
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3020021M
    ISBN 100316831255
    LC Control Number85000147
    OCLC/WorldCa11676144

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