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age 8+

Nora uses her genius to protest testing, grades.

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age 9+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 8+

Based on 35 reviews

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NICEEE BOOK

I have not read a better book in years. The thinking that went into the book was marvelous. BEST BOOK( next to harry potter) A+++

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Book Details

  • Author: Andrew Clements
  • Genre: School
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
  • Publication date: September 6, 2004
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 8 - 12
  • Number of pages: 173
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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