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A summer of silk moths by Margaret Willey

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Published by Flux in Woodbury, Minn .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Secrets -- Fiction,
  • Fathers -- Fiction,
  • Interpersonal relations -- Fiction,
  • Moths -- Fiction,
  • Nature centers -- Fiction,
  • Uncles -- Fiction,
  • Michigan -- Fiction

Book details:

About the Edition

A seventeen-year-old boy and girl learn long-held secrets about their pasts as they overcome their initial antipathy toward one another on a Michigan nature preserve dedicated to her dead father.

Edition Notes

StatementMargaret Willey.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W65548 Su 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24073269M
ISBN 109780738715407
LC Control Number2009019681
OCLC/WorldCa316031161

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