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Tricycle Press,
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As a young girl expectantly watches her pregnant mother's prize watermelon belly, the moonlight slips and syrup drips, hair flows like honey and feet pad across the sun-scrubbed floor. Meanwhile, Bluesy Walker plays his sax next door. His energetic songs welcome the new baby into the world.
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Grouping Title gem
Grouping Author kallok emma
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Last Grouping Update 2018-10-03 23:19:18PM
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subject_facet Infants -- Juvenile fiction, Racially mixed people -- Juvenile fiction, Saxophone -- Juvenile fiction
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topic_facet Infants, Racially mixed people, Saxophone