Dead end in Norvelt
(Juvenile Book)

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New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2011.
Format
Juvenile Book
Edition
1st ed.
Physical Desc
341 pages ; 21 cm.
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Language
English
ISBN
9780374379933
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Level 5.7, 12 Points

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Winner of the Newbery Award, 2012.
Description
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 winner, 2012.

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APA Citation (style guide)

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

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

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

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

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

MLA Citation (style guide)

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

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