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Dead End in Norvelt

CRITICS HAVE SAID

  • "This is another funny, mysterious and entertaining novel by author Jack Gantos, which will have readers laughing all the way through." – Children
  • "A bit of autobiography works its way into all of Gantos’s work, but he one-ups himself in this wildly entertaining meld of truth and fiction." – Publishers Weekly

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  • Spinelli, Jerry. Maniac Magee. Little, Brown Young Readers, 1999.
  • Levine, Gail Carson. Dave at Night. HarperCollins, 1999.
  • Schmidt, Gary D. Okay for Now. Clarion Books, 2011.
  • Raskin, Ellen. The Westing Game. Puffin, 2004.