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Ocean's 11 . . . with 11-year-olds, in a super stand-alone heist caper from Gordon Korman!After a mean collector named Swindle cons him out of his most valuable baseball card, Griffin Bing must put together a band of misfits to break into Swindle's compound and recapture the card. There are many things standing in their way -- a menacing guard dog, a high-tech security system, a very secret hiding place, and their inability to drive -- but Griffin and his team are going to get back what's rightfully his . . . even if hijinks ensue.This is Gordon Korman at his crowd-pleasing best, perfect for readers who like to hoot, howl, and heist.
When his precious baseball card is stolen by a mean dealer named Swindle, Griffin Bing gathers up a group of courageous misfits and devises a plan to break into the compound to get it back. Reprint.
Number of Pages: 252
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Humorous Stories, Law + Crime, General
Series Title: Swindle
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Gordon Korman
Street Date: April 15, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-0018
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I read the book Swindle and I thought this book was very interesting! This book is recommended for ages 10 and up. This is mixed with mystery and adventure I would like to thank the author for making theses book and I enjoyed it. This book talks about a babe ruth card and it was stolen people should...see moreof the reviewer's review