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Author Lindelauf, Benny, 1964-

Title Nine Open Arms / Benny Lindelauf ; translated from the Dutch by John Nieuwenhuizen ; jacket and interior art by Dasha Tolstikova.

Publication Info. New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    j LINDELAUF,BEN    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI LINDELAUF,B    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI LINDELAUF,B    Available
Edition First American edition.
Description 256 pages : map ; 22 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "First published in 2004 in Dutch in the Netherlands by Em. Querido's Uitgeverij B.V. as Negen Open Armen."
Summary When the Boon family moves into an old, ramshackle house at the very edge of a small town in the Netherlands, Oma Mei, the grandmother of seven motherless children, relates the house's remarkable origin in the 1860s.
Audience Middle School
Subject Family life -- Netherlands -- Fiction.
Grandmothers -- Fiction.
Single-parent families -- Fiction.
Romanies -- Fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction.
Romanies -- Juvenile fiction.
Netherlands -- History -- Wilhelmina, 1898-1948 -- Fiction.
Netherlands -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Netherlands -- History -- Wilhelmina, 1898-1948 -- Juvenile fiction.
Netherlands -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Added Author Tolstikova, Dasha, illustrator.
Nieuwenhuizen, John, translator.
Added Title Negen Open Armen. English
ISBN 9781592701469

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