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Published by Orchard Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Supernatural -- Fiction,
  • Friendship -- Fiction,
  • Identity -- Fiction,
  • Orphans -- Fiction,
  • Mothers and sons -- Fiction

Book details:

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Georgina and Poco try to help their friend Walter who is suffering from an identity crisis and receiving strange messages from his dead mother.

Edition Notes

StatementJanet Taylor Lisle.
SeriesInvestigators of the unknown ;, bk. 3
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L6912 Me 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination121 p. ;
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1274505M
ISBN 100531094871, 0531087875
LC Control Number95006036

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