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The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt - from Better World Books  (SKU: GRP11795802)

The Wednesday Wars

The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt - from Better World Books  (SKU: GRP11795802)
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The Wednesday Wars

by Gary D. Schmidt

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Condition
Used - Very Good
ISBN 10
054723760X
ISBN 13
9780547237602
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Sandpiper. Used - Very Good. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear.

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
Better World Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
GRP11795802
Title
The Wednesday Wars
Author
Gary D. Schmidt
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Trade Paper
ISBN 10
054723760X
ISBN 13
9780547237602
Publisher
Sandpiper
Place of Publication
Boston, Ma, U.s.a.
This edition first published
2009-05-18

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