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Stars for Cristy

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So many things for Cristy Romano to do this summer: swimming, the library reading project (a star for each book read), the baby care class, and - happiest of all - looking after plump and beautiful baby brother Dory. Such a full city summer - can Cristy find time to go on a two week country holiday? Time there is, and in the country, looked after by the kindest of farmers, Cristy finds a different way of life, different joys, different worries - and a horse. A horse to pat and ride. A horse to make the country really country.
Here is the spontaneous story of a perfect summer for an endearing little girl and her warm-hearted, lovable family.

Children's story by American children's author Mabel Leigh Hunt.

Stars for Cristy by Mabel Leigh Hunt. Illustrated by Velma Ilsley. Published by Blackie 1958. 141pp. Hardback with dust jacket. Dust jacket condition: Good - mild wear to extremities. Price clipped. Book condition: Good - clean covers, slight fading to end papers around dust jacket inner flaps. Former owner's presentation bookplate to front endpaper. Otherwise clean throughout.

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Author(s):
Mabel Leigh Hunt
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
141
Publisher:
Blackie

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So many things for Cristy Romano to do this summer: swimming, the library reading project (a star for each book read), the baby care class, and - happiest of all - looking after plump and beautiful baby brother Dory. Such a full city summer - can Cristy find time to go on a two week country holiday? Time there is, and in the country, looked after by the kindest of farmers, Cristy finds a different way of life, different joys, different worries - and a horse. A horse to pat and ride. A horse to make the country really country.
Here is the spontaneous story of a perfect summer for an endearing little girl and her warm-hearted, lovable family.

Children's story by American children's author Mabel Leigh Hunt.

Stars for Cristy by Mabel Leigh Hunt. Illustrated by Velma Ilsley. Published by Blackie 1958. 141pp. Hardback with dust jacket. Dust jacket condition: Good - mild wear to extremities. Price clipped. Book condition: Good - clean covers, slight fading to end papers around dust jacket inner flaps. Former owner's presentation bookplate to front endpaper. Otherwise clean throughout.

Author(s):
Mabel Leigh Hunt
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
141
Publisher:
Blackie

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