Killer Whale (Scary Creatures) by John Malam

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Published by FW Franklin Watts .

Written in English

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  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

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The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10465361M
ISBN 100531204472
ISBN 109780531204474

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