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Swimming upstream

middle school poems

by Kristine O"Connell George

  • 64 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle school students -- Juvenile poetry.,
  • Middle schools -- Juvenile poetry.,
  • Children"s poetry, American.,
  • Girls -- Juvenile poetry.,
  • Schools -- Poetry.,
  • American poetry.

  • About the Edition

    A collection of poems capture the feelings and experiences of a girl in middle school.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Kristine O"Connell George ; illustrated by Debbie Tilley.
    GenreJuvenile poetry., Poetry.
    ContributionsTilley, Debbie, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.E488 S95 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3552407M
    ISBN 100618152504
    LC Control Number2002002746
    OCLC/WorldCa49375247


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