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The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt - Hardcover - Later - 2007 - from Burke's Book Store (SKU: 211353)

The Wednesday Wars

The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt - Hardcover - Later - 2007 - from Burke's Book Store (SKU: 211353)
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The Wednesday Wars

by Gary D. Schmidt

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good/Near Fine
ISBN 10
0618724834
ISBN 13
9780618724833
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Clarion Books, 2007. Later. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Tight, clean.

Synopsis

In this Newbery Honor-winning novel, Gary D. Schmidt offers an unforgettable antihero. THE WEDNESDAY WARS is a wonderfully witty and compelling story about a teenage boy’s mishaps and adventures over the course of the 1967–68 school year. Meet Holling Hoodhood, a seventh-grader at Camillo Junior High, who must spend Wednesday afternoons with his teacher, Mrs. Baker, while the rest of the class has religious instruction. Mrs. Baker doesn’t like Holling—he’s sure of it. Why else would she make him read the plays of William Shakespeare outside class? But everyone has bigger things to worry about, like Vietnam. His father wants Holling and his sister to be on their best behavior: the success of his business depends on it. But how can Holling stay out of trouble when he has so much to contend with? A bully demanding cream puffs; angry rats; and a baseball hero signing autographs the very same night Holling has to appear in a play in yellow tights! As fate sneaks up on him again and again, Holling finds Motivation—the Big M—in the most unexpected places and musters up the courage to embrace his destiny, in spite of himself.

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Details

Bookseller
Burke's Book Store US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
211353
Title
The Wednesday Wars
Author
Gary D. Schmidt
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
Later
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0618724834
ISBN 13
9780618724833
Publisher
Clarion Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2007
Keywords
young adult fiction

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