Diversions by the wayside poems by K. D. Katrak

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Published by Writers Workshop in Calcutta .

Written in English

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Statementby K. D. Katrak.
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LC ClassificationsPR6061.A8 D5
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5745807M
LC Control Number70905800

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Calcutta, Writers Workshop [] (OCoLC) Sideways Stories from Wayside School (Wayside School #1), Wayside School Is Falling Down (Wayside School #2), Sideways Arithmetic from Wayside School (W.

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Sideways Arithmetic from Wayside School 5 learning activities to help students understand metric measurement. Sideways Stories from Wayside School Discussion questions, writing prompts, learning activities, and vocabulary. Bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning author Louis Sachar knows how to make readers laugh.

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Sideways Stories From Wayside School Summary. Twenty-eight kids, two teachers, a ghost, and a dead rat Yup, sounds like a normal day at Wayside School.

Each chapter of this book is an individual mini-story about a single one of these characters, usually trying to solve some kind of silly problem in the backwards world of Wayside.

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I n each chapter, a new character is introduced. In the first. Wayside school has 30 floors, each one a different classroom.

Instead of being built long ways like most school, it was built straight up and down. The kids in the story are on the very top floor and had to climb stairs all the way because the elevator only goes down. This book is a great humorous fiction story which is my favorite kind.

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Hard Cover. Dust Jacket Included. First Edition. Very good in a very good dust jacket. Slight spine roll to book; front hinge has split in endpaper, but still tight. The jacket has shallow chipping at spine ends and a few closed tears. Signed by the author on the front endpaper.

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