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The Secret of the Disa. While waiting for her parents to arrive in Paris, a twelve-year-old American girl becomes an inadvertent accomplice in trying to save the young sultan of a small Arab state from being abducted by his enemies.
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By (author) Margery Warner. Format Book 169 pages. Dimensions 14. 8 x 21. 6 x 2. 6mm 38. 5g. Publication date 01 Jan 1975.
Miss Warner drew on her own experiences to write each mystery. As a child she spent hours watching trains go by on the tracks opposite her family home. She often dreamed about what it would be like to set up housekeeping in a caboose or freight car-the situation the Alden children find themselves in. When Miss Warner received requests for more adventures involving Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny Alden, she began additional stories. In each, she chose a special setting and introduced unusual or eccentric characters who liked the unpredictable
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But really, how far can you go with a kidnapping plot that begins with an Arab gunman disguised as a nu. .and gives the fleeing victims time to stop in mid-chase for interludes of wild strawberries and soccer. Strictly a costume affair, and a makeshift one at that.
Book I. Margery Kempe begins her story with her marriage to John and her first childbirth, which is painful and leaves her doubting that . The transcription of the book goes well, until the priest suddenly has a problem with his vision
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