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From Norvelt to nowhere

Gantos, Jack.

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2013.

278 p. ; 22 cm.

After an explosion, a new crime by an old murderer, and the sad passing of the founder of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack accompanies his slightly mental elderly mentor, Miss Volker, on a cross-country run as she pursues the oddest of outlaws.

Reading Level: 6.5

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0374379947

LC Call No:

PZ7.G15334 Fr 2013

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Gantos, Jack.

Title:

From Norvelt to nowhere / Jack Gantos.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2013.

Physical:

278 p. ; 22 cm.

Notes:

Sequel to: Dead end in Norvelt.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, October 2013

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, September 2013

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, August 2013

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, September 2013

Summary:

After an explosion, a new crime by an old murderer, and the sad passing of the founder of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack accompanies his slightly mental elderly mentor, Miss Volker, on a cross-country run as she pursues the oddest of outlaws.

Target Audience:

6.5.

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Friendship--Fiction.

Subject:

Old age--Fiction.

Subject:

Mystery fiction.

Subject:

Humorous fiction.

AE:PersName:

Sequel to: Gantos, Jack. Dead end in Norvelt.

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