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Waiting for Mr. Goose by Laurie Lears

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Published by Albert Whitman & Co. in Morton Grove, Ill .
Written in English


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Stephen, who has trouble sitting still and paying attention, surprises himself when he summons up the patience to catch and help an injured goose. Includes a note to adults about children who have difficulty staying focused, including those with ADHD.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Laurie Lears ; illustrated by Karen Ritz.
ContributionsRitz, Karen, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L46365 Wai 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL30882M
ISBN 100807586285
LC Control Number99010698

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