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The Wednesday Wars by  Gary D Schmidt - from Wonder Book (SKU: W05A-00767)

The Wednesday Wars

The Wednesday Wars by  Gary D Schmidt - from Wonder Book (SKU: W05A-00767)
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The Wednesday Wars

by Schmidt, Gary D

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Condition
Used - Good
ISBN 10
054723760X
ISBN 13
9780547237602
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HMH Books for Young Readers. Used - Good. Good condition. Slightly dampstained.

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
Wonder Book US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
W05A-00767
Title
The Wednesday Wars
Author
Schmidt, Gary D
Book condition
Used - Good
Binding
Trade Paper
ISBN 10
054723760X
ISBN 13
9780547237602
Publisher
HMH Books for Young Readers
Place of Publication
Boston, Ma, U.s.a.
This edition first published
2009-05-18

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About Wonder Book

With 3 stores less than 1 hour outside the DC/Metropolitan area (1 in Gaithersburg, 1 in Frederick and 1 in Hagerstown, MD), we have the largest selection of books in the tri-state area. Wonder Book and Video has been in business since 1980 and online since 1997. We have over 1 Million books for sale on our website and another 1 Million books for sale in our 3 locations. We have a very active online inventory and as such, we can receive multiple orders for the same item. We fill those orders on a first come first serve basis, but will refund promptly any items that are out of stock. Since 1980 it has always been about the books. ALL kinds of books from 95 cent children\'s paperbacks to five figure rare and collectibles. A merging of the old and new is where we started, and it is where we are today. Our retail stores have always been places where a reader can rush in looking for a title needed for a term paper that is due the next day, or where bibliophiles can get lost \"in the stacks\" for as long as they wish. In 2002 USAToday recognized us as \"1 of 10 Great Old Bookstores\", and we have been featured in numerous other newspaper and TV stories including Washington Post and CSpan.

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