Sister Madge's Book of Nuns

Author: Doug MacLeod

$24.99
SKU: 9781921504433

Do babies look at you and shriek?
Do talking parrots give you cheek?
And when you kneel to say your prayers
Do all the mice jump up on chairs?

Is life for you a diving plank
Above a large piranha tank?
Then what you need, my little ones,
Is Sister Madge's Book of Nuns.

Price: $24.99

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ISBN-13:9781921504433
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