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The secrets to ruling school (without even trying): Max Corrigan Series, Book 1

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It's the first week of middle school, i.e., the Worst Place in the Entire World. How do you survive in a place where there are tough kids twice your size, sadistic teachers, and restrictions that make jail look like a five-star resort? Easy: with the help of Max Corrigan, middle school "expert" and life coach. Let Max teach you how to win over not just one, but all of the groups in school, from the Preps to the Band Geeks. Along the way, Max offers surefire advice and revealing tips on how to get through universal middle school experiences like gym class, detention, faking sick, dealing with jocks and bullies, and acing exams (without getting caught cheating). In an innovative format that is part narrative and part how-to, acclaimed illustrator Neil Swaab has created a hilarious new reading experience that is reminiscent of video games and sure to engage even the most reluctant reader.
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Grouped Work ID 72eef34a-3a1c-3de7-58ac-47ca12c110a5
Full title secrets to ruling school without even trying
Author swaab neil
Grouping Category book
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series The secrets to ruling school
series_with_volume The secrets to ruling school|1
subject_facet Humorous stories, Juvenile, Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction, Middle schools -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The secrets to ruling school (without even trying)
title_full The Secrets to Ruling School (Without Even Trying) Max Corrigan Series, Book 1, The secrets to ruling school (without even trying) / Neil Swaab
title_short The secrets to ruling school (without even trying)
title_sub Max Corrigan Series, Book 1
topic_facet Humorous stories, Juvenile, Interpersonal relations, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Middle schools, Schools