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Crash (Reprint) (Paperback) (Jerry Spinelli)

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Newbery medalist Jerry Spinelli's modern classic, now available as an Ember paperback!

"Readers will devour this humorous glimpse of what jocks are made of." --School Library Journal, starred reviewCocky seventh-grade super-jock Crash Coogan got his nickname the day he used his first football helmet to knock his cousin Bridget flat on her backside. And he has been running over people ever since, especially Penn Webb, the dweeby, vegetarian Quaker kid who lives down the block. Through the eyes of Crash, readers get a rare glimpse into the life of a bully in this unforgettable and beloved story about stereotypes and the surprises life can bring."Without being preachy, Spinelli packs a powerful moral wallop, leaving it to the pitch-perfect narration to drive home his point" --Publishers Weekly"Spinelli's writing style is great for kids in this age-group, fast-paced and funny." --Booklist

Now available in paperback, Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli's hilarious, poignant story of cocky seventh-grade superjock Crash Coogan.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 162
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Friendship
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Jerry Spinelli
Language: English
Street Date: April 7, 2015
TCIN: 16950635
UPC: 9780553536645
Item Number (DPCI): 247-43-1710
$9.99

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