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A Place Called Ugly
Contributor(s): Avi (Author)

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ISBN: 0380724235     ISBN-13: 9780380724239
Publisher: HarperCollins
OUR PRICE: $7.64  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: March 1995

Annotation: There'sno reasoning with Owen.The island cottage where he and his family have spent the last ten summers "must" be preserved.And he's going to do it. Never mind that bulldozer stands outside, ready to move in and level the place for a modern hotel. Never mind that summer's over and Owen's family is hurrying to catch the last ferry -- or that school is starting -- or that "nobody" sees it his way. Alone, fourteen-year-old Owen is going to stay and save the beautiful place others call ugly.
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Young Adult Fiction | Social Themes - Self-esteem & Self-reliance
Dewey: FIC
Age Level: 13-UP
Grade Level: 8-UP
Lexile Measure: 620(Not Available)
Physical Information: 0.43" H x 4.13" W x 6.86" (0.17 lbs) 144 pages
- Topical - Adolescence/Coming of Age
Features: Ikids, Price on Product
Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 02/13/1995
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 10790
Reading Level: 4.1   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 5.0
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Contributor Bio(s): Avi: -

Avi is the award-winning author of more than eighty-two books for young readers, ranging from animal fantasy to gripping historical fiction, picture books to young adult novels. Crispin: The Cross of Lead won the Newbery Medal, and The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle and Nothing But the Truth were awarded Newbery Honors. He is also the author of the popular Poppy series. Avi lives in Denver, Colorado. Visit him online at www.avi-writer.com.

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