Series: Laidlaw Reading Program

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Laidlaw Reading Program Level 03: Runaway Monkey by William Eller
Laidlaw Reading Program Level 09: Whispering Ghosts by William Eller
Laidlaw Reading Program Level 10: Circles and Squares by Kathleen B. William & Hester Eller, et al
Laidlaw Reading Program Level 10: Thundering Giants by Kathleen B. Hester WILLIAM Eller
Laidlaw Reading Program Level 11: Baskets and Balloons by William Eller
Laidlaw Reading Program Level 12: Patterns by William Eller
Laidlaw Reading Program Level 12: Wizards and Wishes by William Eller
Laidlaw Reading Program Level 13: Voyages by and Kathleen B. Hester William Eller
Laidlaw Reading Program Level ??: Tricky Troll by William Eller

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