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Terrific book for sharing and making memories! Strongly recommend! (Pelly & Melly Best Friends)

Patty G.

Thank you so much for the quick delivery of your books to my grand daughter in Florida! We face timed yesterday and the books are well liked! In fact, I would like to order the rest of the series for her.

Nancy G.

Fun Book! We enjoy ours regularly! It's a favorite. (Pelly & Melly Best Friends)

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