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The Chronicles of Harris Burdick: Fourteen Amazing Authors Tell the Tales / With an Introduc@on by Lemony SnicketThis inspired collec@on of short stories features many remarkable, best‐selling authors in the worlds of both adult and childrens literature: Sherman Alexie, M.T. Anderson, Kate DiCamillo, Cory Doctorow, Jules Feiﬀer, Stephen King, Tabitha King, Lois Lowry, Gregory Maguire, Walter Dean Myers, Linda Sue Park, Louis Sachar, Jon Scieszka, Lemony Snicket, and Chris Van Allsburg himself.
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