Caught in the turtle
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Caught in the turtle by Judith Gorog

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Published by Philomel Books in New York .
Written in English



  • California


  • Mystery and detective stories.,
  • California -- Fiction.

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About the Edition

While on a trip to California with her father, Kate befriends a small girl who may be merely the victim of her own active imagination or may be in real danger.

Edition Notes

StatementJudith Gorog ; illustrations by Ruth Sanderson.
ContributionsSanderson, Ruth, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.G673 Cau 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3166178M
ISBN 100399209816
LC Control Number83008154

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