Countdown
(Book)

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Published:
New York : Hyperion Books for Children, 1996.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
[248pages, 19cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.6 - AR Pts: 8
Lexile measure:
650L
Status:
Donelson Middle - Teen Fiction
F MIK
Norman Binkley Elementary - Kids Fiction
F MIK
Description
A high-flying, action-packed adventure from the author of Rescue Josh McGuire. When 14-year-old Elliott Schroeder is selected by NASA to become the first Junior Astronaut, he has no way of knowing the profound effect it will have on his life and the life of Vincent Ole Tome, a young Masai herder. Adventure fans will find plenty of perilous exploits and intriguing plot twists in this engrossing, hard-to-put-down novel.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0786802529 (hc), 0786822074 (lb), 0786812087
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.6, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
650

Notes

Description
In two parallel stories, a fourteen-year-old boy who is NASA's first Junior Astronaut and a fourteen-year-old Maasai herder in Kenya both edge into maturity while questioning their family traditions.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Mikaelsen, B. (1996). Countdown. New York: Hyperion Books for Children.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Mikaelsen, Ben, 1952-. 1996. Countdown. New York: Hyperion Books for Children.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Mikaelsen, Ben, 1952-, Countdown. New York: Hyperion Books for Children, 1996.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Mikaelsen, Ben. Countdown. New York: Hyperion Books for Children, 1996. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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