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Petropolis

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Published by Handprint Books in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs -- Fiction,
  • Pets -- Fiction,
  • City and town life -- Fiction,
  • Stories in rhyme

  • About the Edition

    While Max"s family is gone, the little dog uses his new pet door to go outside and finds himself in Petropolis, where pets wear clothes, visit art museums, and watch movies while sitting on the furniture.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Susanne Santoro Whayne ; illustrations by Christopher Santoro.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsSantoro, Christopher, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.W5625 Pe 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3689226M
    ISBN 101593540019
    LC Control Number2003056595

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