How God got Christian into trouble
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How God got Christian into trouble by Maia Wojciechowska

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Published by Westminster Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Children"s stories, American.,
  • God -- Fiction.

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God assumes the form of a young child and spends a few days with eleven-year-old Christian Wolny in New York, meeting his family and friends, going to church and school, talking about life, death, and love, and affecting people"s lives in various ways.

Edition Notes

Statementby Maia Wojciechowska ; illustrated by Les Gray.
ContributionsGray, Leslie, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W8182 Hp 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2852986M
ISBN 100664327176
LC Control Number84015381
OCLC/WorldCa11029267

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