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8 edition of The boy on the bus found in the catalog.

The boy on the bus

a novel

by Deborah Schupack

  • 343 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vermont
    • Subjects:
    • Mothers and sons -- Fiction.,
    • Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction.,
    • Vermont -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDeborah Schupack.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3619.C483 B69 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3563458M
      ISBN 100743242203
      LC Control Number2002032179

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