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Little Wu and the watermelons.

by Bea Exner Liu

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Published by Follett Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English


About the Edition

Ten-year old Wu secretly raises some watermelons from seeds so he can buy his mother a present. Story is told against the background of life in a Chinese village.

Edition Notes

StatementIllus. by Graham Peck.
ContributionsPeck, Graham, 1914- ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L739 Li
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18702940M
LC Control Number54010099

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