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Crocodile tears
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Published:
New York : Scholastic, [2011].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
388 pages ; 20 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 14
Status:
Hattie Cotton Elementary - Kids Fiction
F HOR
Description

Targeted by a hitman and under threat of his past being exposed by the media, Alex reluctantly turns to MI6. But their help doesn't come cheap: they need Alex to spy on the activities at a GM crop plant. There he spots Desmond McCain, a high profile charity organizer, who realizes that Alex is on to him and the real plans for the money he's raising. Kidnapped and whisked off to Africa, Alex learns the full horror of McCain's plot: to create an epic disaster that will kill millions. Forced to ask MI6 for protection, Alex finds himself being manipulated in a deadly game that could lead to the destruction of an entire East African country.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780545341707, 0545341701
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.4, 14 Points

Notes

General Note
"First Scholastic printing, January 2011"--T.p. verso.
General Note
Originally published: New York : Philomel Books, 2009.
Description
Targeted by a hitman and under threat of his past being exposed by the media, Alex reluctantly turns to MI6. But their help doesn't come cheap: they need Alex to spy on the activities at a GM crop plant. There he spots Desmond McCain, a high profile charity organizer, who realizes that Alex is on to him and the real plans for the money he's raising. Kidnapped and whisked off to Africa, Alex learns the full horror of McCain's plot: to create an epic disaster that will kill millions. Forced to ask MI6 for protection, Alex finds himself being manipulated in a deadly game that could lead to the destruction of an entire East African country.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Horowitz, A. (2011). Crocodile tears. New York: Scholastic.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-. 2011. Crocodile Tears. New York: Scholastic.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-, Crocodile Tears. New York: Scholastic, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Horowitz, Anthony. Crocodile Tears. New York: Scholastic, 2011. 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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