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Rosemary Wells. Puffin Books, $3.5 (0pp) ISBN 978-0-8037-0281-3

Mother camel Gilda gives birth to a white Arabian horse, causing consternation at the arrival of such a funny-looking ""camel.'' PW's comment: ``The pictures and the droll little story are bound to win more fans for the book's talented creator, who shows how discrimination can backfire.'' (37)