The Wise Woman and Her Secret

The Wise Woman and Her Secret
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ISBN10: 
067172603X
ISBN13: 
9780671726034
Published: 
August 1st 1991 by Simon & Schuster Books
Rating: 
4.19

Renowned for her wisdom, an old woman is sought out by people who come from far and wide, eager to discover the secret source of her insights. "You will have to discover it for yourself", she tells them, and so their search begins. But one little girl, who likes to wander and wonder, lag and linger, has already found the secret that eludes her elders". A text with profound implication".--"School Library Journal". Full color.

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