When Pirates Came To Brooklyn

When Pirates Came To Brooklyn

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by Phyllis Shalant
     
 

Lee Bloom is drawn to the mysterious house on Ave J, where she meets Polly Burke, a girl who has indoor shipwrecks and poisoned-tea parties, and is taking flying lessons.Soon Polly recruits Lee to help fight the pirates that are coming to Brooklyn in a cloudship galleon. But pirates aren't the only menace in Brooklyn in 1960. The bigotry of the girls' mothers…  See more details below

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Lee Bloom is drawn to the mysterious house on Ave J, where she meets Polly Burke, a girl who has indoor shipwrecks and poisoned-tea parties, and is taking flying lessons.Soon Polly recruits Lee to help fight the pirates that are coming to Brooklyn in a cloudship galleon. But pirates aren't the only menace in Brooklyn in 1960. The bigotry of the girls' mothers threatens to destroy their friendship, unless they can figure out a way around it-or above it!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440183386
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/11/2010
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(d)

Meet the Author

Phyllis Shalant's books for children and young adults include The Society of Super Secret
Heroes: The Great Cape Rescue; Bartleby of the Mighty
Mississippi; abd Beware of Kissing Lizard Lips. The author lives in White Plains, New York with her husband and her dog Ozzie.

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