Who the man

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Publisher:
HarperCollins,
Pub. Date:
2003.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.3 - AR Pts: 6
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Earl got big. Or, rather, big got Earl. Earl Pryor is the biggest thirteen-year-old anyone ever saw. He's taller than a lot of grown-ups. He's got a hairy chest. He shaves. High school kids ask him to buy them beer. Everyone thinks Earl's so tough, such a troublemaker, such a man. They come to him looking for a fight. And Earl will fight them. But he's not so tough: He loves his mom, loves his dad. Still, a man's got to take care of himself. He's got to make people respect him. If Earl's dad has taught him anything, he's taught him that. When Earl gets suspended from school for a week for fighting, he figures he'll fill up the days somehow. But a lot can happen in a week. His family is falling apart. Everything he counted on is falling apart, and Earl's still learning what it really means to be a man.
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ISBN:
9780066239385
9780066239392
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Level 4.3, 6 Points
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Grouping Title who the man
Grouping Author lynch chris
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Last Grouping Update 2018-04-02 23:09:14PM
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subject_facet Anger -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations. -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Violence. -- Fiction
title_display Who the man
title_full Who the man / Chris Lynch
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