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A piece of string is a wonderful thing

Judy Hindley

A piece of string is a wonderful thing

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Published by Candlewick Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • String -- Juvenile literature,
  • String

  • About the Edition

    Relates in verse the origin and uses of string.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJudy Hindley ; illustrated by Margaret Chamberlain.
    SeriesRead and wonder
    ContributionsChamberlain, Margaret, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS1785 .H56 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1744258M
    ISBN 101564021475
    LC Control Number92053137
    OCLC/WorldCa25964413

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A Piece of String is a Wonderful Thing is a book that goes through history and talks about all of the uses that string has had on people of the past. I did not find the book super interesting, although it /5. Title: Piece of String Is a Wonderful Thing (Read and Discover) Item Condition: used item in a very good condition.

Will be clean, not soiled or stained. Book Details. Books will be free of page markings. See details - Piece of String Is a Wonderful Thing (Read and Discover) By Judy Hindley. Get this from a library. A piece of string is a wonderful thing. [Judy Hindley; Margaret Chamberlain] -- Relates in verse the origin and uses of string.

A Piece of String It was market-day, and from all the country round Goderville the peasants and their wives were coming toward the town. The men walked slowly, throwing the whole body forward at every step of their long, crooked legs.

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A Piece Author: Judy Hindley, Margaret Chamberlain. A Piece of String Is a Wonderful Thing By Judy Hindley Illustrated by Margaret Chamberlain. One of a new series of books, Read and Discover, designed to encourage children to learn about the world as they learn to read.

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He saw me picking up this string here, M’sieu’ le Maire.” And, fumbling at the bottom of his pocket, he pulled out of it the little end of string.

But the mayor incredulously shook his head. “You will not make me believe, Maître Hauchecorne, that M. Malandain, who is a man worthy of credit, has mistaken this string for a pocket-book.”.

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