Dunk

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English
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IL: UG - BL: 3.8 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
520L
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To the Bozo, the clown who sits inside the cage above the dunk tank, everyone is a "mark." Once he has zeroed in on his victim, the Bozo comes up with the perfect wisecrack--something funny enough to make people stop and listen, and cruel enough to hook the mark. Now the mark is bent on revenge, and he'll buy however many balls he needs to hit the target and see the Bozo plunge into the water. It's a game that fascinates Chad, who lives on the Jersey shore, where the boardwalk turns into an amusement park every summer. He wishes he could shout at the world from the safety of a cage--his dad ran out on him and his mom, and now everyone seems convinced that Chad will wind up a loser, too. He's determined to get a job playing the Bozo, something he knows he'd be good at. Suddenly, Chad finds himself thrown into a strange and twisted world, where humor has far more power than he ever imagined. With a crackling plot and smart, funny dialogue, Dunk pulls readers along on a journey that exposes a universal truth: We all need to laugh.
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ISBN:
061819455
9780618439096
9781602524996
9781932076844
Reading Level:
UG
Level 3.8, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
520L
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Grouping Title dunk
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-14 10:19:15AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-14 10:22:18AM

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display_description While hoping to work as the clown in an amusement park dunk tank on the New Jersey shore the summer before his junior year in high school, Chad faces his best friend's serious illness, hassles with police, and the girl that got away.
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subject_facet Amusement parks, Amusement parks -- Fiction, Audiobooks collection -- Fiction, Beaches, Beaches -- Fiction, Children's audiobooks, Clowns, Clowns -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations. -- Fiction, New Jersey, New Jersey -- Fiction, Sick, Sick -- Fiction
title_display Dunk
title_full Dunk / David Lubar, Dunk [electronic resource] / David Lubar
title_short Dunk
topic_facet Amusement parks, Audiobooks collection, Beaches, Clowns, Interpersonal relations, Sick