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The World is a Banana Paperback – 20 Mar 1989

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  • Paperback: 116 pages
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber; New edition edition (20 Mar. 1989)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0571153283
  • ISBN-13: 978-0571153282
  • Product Dimensions: 2.5 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 9,972,659 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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An off-beat, humorous story for older children concerning the strange disappearance of young Tom's father, this is the first full-length children's book by Robert McCrum, originator of the BBC television series "The Story of English".

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