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6 edition of Tumbling found in the catalog.

Tumbling

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Scribner Paperback Fiction in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pa.),
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • African American families -- Fiction.,
    • African Americans -- Fiction.,
    • South Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Fiction.,
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDiane McKinney-Whetstone.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3825 T86 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination340 p. ;
      Number of Pages340
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1010971M
      ISBN 100684837242
      LC Control Number96051546

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Edwards, Vannie M. Tumbling. Philadelphia, Saunders [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Skybound Tumbling LLC, Walla Walla, Washington. likes 12 talking about this 56 were here. Skybound Tumbling offers gymnastics, cheer, and the Powerful Words 5/5(21).


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