Dream Dad by Holly Haggarty
  

Dream Dad

Written by Holly Haggarty
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Dream Dad by Holly Haggarty

Willa has never known her father. In fact, her mother has refused to tell the eight-year-old anything at all about him. Willa dreams about what he might look like and who he might be. She often asks herself why her hair, which is afro-crinkly , and her skin, which is dark, are so different from her mother's brown hair and pale skin. A substitute teacher's request that the class draw pictures of their dads for a Father's Day card launches Willa on an odyssey to discover the truth. Her head filled with fantasies of kings and princesses, Willa gathers the clues and, with the help of her good friend Marina, begins the alternately amusing and touching search for her father.

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Holly Haggarty

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
114 pages

Author

Holly Haggarty
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Publisher

Napoleon Publishing

Publication date

1st December 1996

ISBN

9780929141510


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