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Us and Uncle Fraud
Lois Lowry
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Us and Uncle Fraud

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Mysterious things begin to happen after Uncle Claude comes to stay with his sister's family. Is Uncle Claude a thief, an imposter, or just a dream waver?
Paperback, 148 pages
Published September 1st 1985 by Yearling (first published January 1st 1984)
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This book is about a family that has a traveler and a dreamer come and visit the family after many years- Uncle Claude.
When he comes to visit the show him how to get inside a neighbors house while they were gone (the most dangerous thing they could think of).

That night, the Uncle told his nephews about Russian eggs and how they are covered with jewels and a great treasure. He told the kids that he would hide a couple eggs in the house for them to find. The next day he disappeared and the neigh
Mar 15, 2014 Amy marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
First read 1986.
This is a sweet book and I love Lois Lowry.
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Taken from Lowry's website:
"I’ve always felt that I was fortunate to have been born the middle child of three. My older sister, Helen, was very much like our mother: gentle, family-oriented, eager to please. Little brother Jon was the only boy and had interests that he shared with Dad; together they were always working on electric trains and erector sets; and later, when Jon was older, they always
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