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3 edition of Message from Africa (Four Corners Series) found in the catalog.

Message from Africa (Four Corners Series)

Penn Mullin

Message from Africa (Four Corners Series)

  • 40 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by High Noon Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Fiction,
  • Adventure and adventurers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8730782M
    ISBN 101571280596
    ISBN 109781571280596

    The book is separated into five sections of which there are 54 different stories. The novel was turned into an Academy Award-winning movie in starring Meryl Streep and Robert Redford. Book Summary. Book One – Kamante and Lulu. The Ngong Farm. The narrator says that she once had a coffee farm in Africa that was at the foot of the Ngong Hills. Get the book signed with a personal message and sketch of the dane character, the E-Book, plus 1 of 3 colored prints and an original sketch of one of my cartoons PLUS I will do a custom black and white ink drawing of your dog! Less. Estimated delivery Feb Ships to Anywhere in the world.


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