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5 edition of How to Write Kids" Mysteries found in the catalog.

How to Write Kids" Mysteries

A Guide for Teen And Adult Writers

by Jeanne Lazo

  • 235 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Stargazer Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authorship,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Children"s literature,
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • Language

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12337442M
    ISBN 101933277009
    ISBN 109781933277004

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