Cover of: The Winter bird | Catherine Burns

The Winter bird

  • 32 Pages
  • 1.97 MB
  • English
Windmill Books , New York
Fantasy, Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Birds, Merry-go-
About the Edition

A stubborn little bird, staying behind when the other birds go south for the winter, learns about the strange world of the carousel horses.

Statementby Catherine Burns ; Illustrated by Pamela Evan Wong
ContributionsWong, Pamela Evan, illus
LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.B9365 Wi
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24774410M
ISBN 100878070206
ISBN 139780878070206
LC Control Number70148399

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