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Somewhere Around the Corner

(1995)
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Just shut your eyes and picture yourself walking around the corner. that's what my friend told me. Somewhere around the corner and you'll be safe. the demonstration was wild, out of control. Barbara was scared. She saw the policeman running towards her. She needed to escape. She closed her eyes and did precisely that: she walked somewhere around the corner - to another demonstration - to another time. Barbara was lucky she meet young Jim who took her out of this strange, frightening city to his home. It was 1932, when Australia was in the grip of the depression, and Jim lived in a shantytown. But Barbara found a true friend and a true home - somewhere safe around the corner. Ages 12+

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Hardback Editions

May 1995 : USA Hardback

Title: Somewhere Around the Corner
Author(s): Jackie French
ISBN: 0-8050-3889-2 / 978-0-8050-3889-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Henry Holt & Co
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Kindle Editions

October 2010 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Somewhere around the Corner (Bluegum)
Author(s): Jackie French
Publisher: HarperCollins
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