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Revenge of the radioactive lady

a novel

by Elizabeth Stuckey-French

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Elizabeth Stuckey-French
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.T832 R48 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24468498M
ISBN 109780385510646
LC Control Number2010014724
OCLC/WorldCa607574336

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