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Celia"s robot by Margaret Scrogin Chang

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Published by Holiday House in New York .
Written in English


  • Robots -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Fiction,
  • Friendship -- Fiction,
  • Racially mixed people -- Fiction,
  • Chinese Americans -- Fiction

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Surprised by her scientist father"s gift of a robot for her birthday, ten-year-old Celia comes to appreciate its help in organizing her chaotic day-to-day life until it suddenly mysteriously disappears.

Edition Notes

Statementby Margaret Chang.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C359667 Ce 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23174742M
ISBN 109780823421817
LC Control Number2009007555

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