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  • Published: New York : Henry Holt, 2006.
  • Year Published: 2006
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 0805076182
  • 1415671451 (BWI bdg.)
  • 9780805076189


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Boy on the brink

by McPhail, David, 1940-

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Call number: E McP

Available Copies: Downtown Youth PicBks, Pittsfield Youth PicBks

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After a day during which his various relatives urge him to be careful, a young boy experiences a night full of heroic adventures in his dreams.

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not for overly sensitive kids

Elements of the boy’s day appear in his dream - and then can be found in the toys around his bed once he wakes up. The switch from life to dream time is kind of subtle, and the dream events border on scary, so sensitive or easily scared kids might not like this one.

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