Dead end in Norvelt
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New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2011.
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A. Z. Kelley Elementary - Kids Fiction
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Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Physical Desc
341 pages ; 22 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9780374379933, 0374379939, 9781250010230 (pbk.), 1250010233 (pbk.)
Reading Level
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Level 5.7, 12 Points
Lexile measure
920

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In the historic town of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack Gantos spends the summer of 1962 grounded for various offenses until he is assigned to help an elderly neighbor with a most unusual chore involving the newly dead, molten wax, twisted promises, Girl Scout cookies, underage driving, lessons from history, typewriting, and countless bloody noses.
Awards
Newbery Medal, 2012.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Gantos, J. (2011). Dead end in Norvelt . Farrar Straus Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gantos, Jack. 2011. Dead End in Norvelt. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gantos, Jack. Dead End in Norvelt New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Gantos, Jack. Dead End in Norvelt Farrar Straus Giroux, 2011.

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