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But Names Will Never Hurt Me

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How Alison Wonderland got her name and how she learned to live with it.
Paperback, 32 pages
Published March 28th 1994 by HMH Books for Young Readers (first published January 1st 1976)
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The use of the second person to introduce the name of the girl. The interaction between the parents. The hilarious name! The triumph. Love.
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