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A Chapter Summary provides a short overview of the plot, setting, theme, and characters, highlighting the most important parts of that chapter.
Rachel Cameron(the main character) lives with her mother (May Cameron) in Manitoba in time of the Depression. She is not married and works as a school teacher. She feels isolated because she is almost 35 with no prospects of getting married and she feels trapped by her overbearing mother who seems t…
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The Maze of the Beast was written by Emily Rodda. The book is the 6th in a series following Lief, Barda, and Jasmine. The three have to get to the Maze of the Beast to find the amethyst, to complete the Belt of Deltora which will help defeat the Shadow Lord. The book follows the characters as they m…
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You can't, write your own summary.
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the internetthe internet(This guy is right but he is NOT specific!!!!)
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Peter gets invited to a birthday party where he wins a pet turtle he names dribble. things are going fine for Peter,but later,his little brother fudge, messes up just about everything. If you were Peter, you'd think it was a nightmare come true! First, Peter's dad is trying to sell some juice to a …
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Number the Stars is a historical novel set in Denmark during World War II about a girl helps her Jewish friend escape to Sweden.
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When Eragon, Saphira, and Roran head to the raz'acs' castle to save Roran's betrothed, Katrina, they soon kill the raz'ac and save Katrina, Eragon having to say good-bye to them to kill the last one. Eragon travels across Alagaesia to return to the Varden and is joined by Arya on the way. They soon …
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A collection of ancient Egyptian funerary texts from various periods, containing prayers, magic formulas, and hymns to be used by the soul of the deceased for guidance and protection on its journey to the afterlife. Ancient Egyptian collection of mortuary texts made up of spells and charms and place…
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The fourth book of the Twilight Saga, Breaking Dawn, is the book in which Bella and Edward get married, and Bella becomes pregnant on their honeymoon. While giving birth to the half human, half vampire baby, Bella nearly dies, causing Edward to turn her into a vampire to save her. The baby is a girl…
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Count Olaf is always trying to get to the Baudelaire's fortune. He dresses up in diguises and tries to be their friend, but they know who he is and what he's trying to do. In every book, they get sent to live with a friendly person that doesn't believe that he is Olaf. Some of them are his henchmen.…
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The book Sunshine by Norma Klein is a true story about a woman named Jacquelyn Helton. When Jacquelyn Helton was just eighteen years old she found she hand a rare and fatal form of bone cancer. Deeply in love with her young husband and fiercely proud of their daughter, she face death with brave dete…
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If you'd like to buy a summary, you can order a full package from this website: http://www.bookrags.com/subscribe/choice7.php?p=guides&u=hunt-for-red-october But I can't recommend it, as I've never purchased anything from this site. Hope this helps!
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well, Ashley hanigan, has 2 brothers, steven and billey, and a mom, Mary Alice, and a dad, george. Ashely has a best friend who's name is Nat, short for natalia. Ashely's math teacher mrs. crane steels the prom money and now the prom commity has a raise all the money again in just 11 days.....and th…
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A book summary is similar to a book review. only shorter and sweeter to the point.
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The summary is a man goes out on an expedition to kill a man eating lion, but while he is hunting he is attacked by a mother lioness (who is not the man eater) and finds 3 female cubs. He brings them home to his wife and they decide to take care of them until they get to big and they give 2 of them …
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Free chapter summaries for the book Catch Me if You Can: The True Story of a Real Fake can be found through sparknotes, cliffsnotes or bookrags. This book was written by Frank Abagnale in 1980 and is his autobiography.
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It starts off five years after David's death in the Arctic. His daughter Alexa is four-five and she has some of the powers that her father gave to her. Then we find out that Gwillana is allive and so is David.
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The book Heat was written by Mike Lupica. The book follows the story of 12 year old Michael Arroyo, an orphaned Cuban refugee who only has his brother, and their battles with keeping out of the foster care system and not getting sent back to Cuba. Although Michael is an amazing baseball pitcher, he …
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My Father's Tragedy It was one of those lean years of our lives. Our rice field was destroyed by locusts that came from the neighboring towns. When the locusts were gone, we planted string beans but a fire burned the whole plantation. My brothers went away because they got tired working for nothing.…
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To keep it short and simple, Tangerine is a book based on an average teenager who has a few unsolved problems, along the way you will not want to put it down. It is a great book, I read it with my teacher, and then I went to the store and bought my own copy. This book is the greatest I have ever rea…
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yes she did she wrote a lot of them including until we meet again
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In the story 'The Enemy,' Dr. Sadao had been brought up in a typical Japanese culture.His father was a great patriot. It is the time of the world war. An American prisoner is washed ashore in front of Sadao's house after escaping. The doctor and his wife are torn between the question of humanity and…
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When Nancy is asked to find a professional dancer who disappeared several years before, the young detective becomes involved in a mystery reaching far beyond a missing-person's case. During Nancy's investigation at Heath Castle, she and her friends Bess Marvin and George Fayne see that the crumbling…
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im not sure where to find it either....i have to read the book for school and i dont have time to with my schedule this summer...please help... Well an easy way to find a summary is to type in the whole chapter in a online summary or just read the dang book, you have 3 months for pete's sake you …
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Not really but this might help. Private Peaceful is a story set in 1914 before and during the First World War, written by Michael Morpurgo. The story follows the life of two brothers who have to fight in the war together and the problems they face along the way. Throughout the book it shows differe…
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There is a very good summary at the Goodread site. See the link below.
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"Heat" is about Michael Arroyo who grows up in the shadows of hallowed Yankee Stadium. He is a boy forever on the outside looking in. His only chance to see his field of dreams is to pitch his Bronx all-star team to the district finals and a shot at the Little League World Series. But there is a pr…
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Book summaries for The Twilight Saga are available on Stephenie Meyer's official website
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Ralf (David Thewlis) is a Nazi commandant.
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Flowers for Algernon is simply about a man named Charlie Gordon who suffers from being mentally challenged. Charlie goes to a adult school daily to improve on his learning and education. Charlie takes many IQ tests and rarshock test to test his ability to comprehend on things and to determine how lo…
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Go on Sparknotes.com it is the besttt.(:
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Stanley yelnats and his family are under a curse. The curse begins with his great-great grandfather Elya Yelnats, and was passed down through generations. Now Stanley was sent to Camp Green Lake to help build character by digging holes all day. Stanley realizes there is more going on then digging ho…
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ho ho ho merry christmas
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I want the summary of book malgudi days.
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to endure a journey sacrifice is necessary
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it is i love barney Elmo and poo bear
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See the related links section below for a great website for chapter summaries.
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i need one tooOk what chapters do you need the summery for is my question
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go to this website and at the bottom you can choose what part you want to read and they are all summaries. this is the best website i have found yet. http:/litsum.com/my-sisters-keeper
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kindly elaborate your question as the matter of fact there are many books named Crystal, the most famous one is Dark Crystal. so Improve your question so that i can easily let u know about the details.
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On Bella's 18th birthday, Edward Cullan, the vampire she loves, and his family throw her a birthday party. While unwrapping a gift, she gets a paper cut, which causes Edward's adoptive brother, Jasper, to be overwhelmed by her blood's scent and attempt to kill Bella. To protect her, Edward decides t…
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William Horwood - great books, read them!
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It's a parody of the Animorph series, it's about kids who can transform themselves into veggies! it's really weird...Five kids named Kyle [Jake] , Tommy [Tobias] , Cary [Marco] , Randi [Rachel] , & Olivia [Cassie] . It's really just like the Animorphs series actually. But, they can morphs into v…
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It is about Bernadette Terrell who is captain of a quiz bowl team. she has a crush on her coach and he is a judge of the quiz bowl. SHe finds out her coach cheated so they would win the quiz bowl.
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Well,into the wild is about a young housecat named rusty that meets some cats from clan where you hunt,fight for your clan,andfollow the warrior code.A lot of things might change if he accepts to go into the clan
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Teenage girl named Bella's mother remarries and goes on the road, leaving her only child in the hands of her father with severley underdeveloped parenting skills.Girl cries and mopes around.Even though she is genuinely a pretty boring person, all the guys hit on her and I guess she has a couple of a…
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A book summary is a condensed version of a book's plot, usually highlighting the main points in the story. They can be detailed, giving away much of the plot, or simple, only telling enough to get a reader interested. They often appear on the back cover of a book.
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Twilight is a supernatural love story between a human girl [Bella] and a vampire [Edward]. The synopsis that Amazon gives is: When 17 year old Isabella Swan moves to Forks, Washington to live with her father she expects that her new life will be as dull as the town. But in spite of her awkwa…
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Hit and RunBy:R.l.stine book summary Four high schoolers from Avondale North (Cassie Martin, the protagonist, Scott Baldwin, Eddie "Scaredy" Katz, and Bruce "Winks" Winkleman) secretly go out one evening to practice their driving on a nearby deserted road. However, on the way back home, they acciden…
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Shvoong publishes tons of summaries of books movies and a lot more. I constantly use it for my studies (English Lit) and I never found a book that wasn't summarized on shvoong. So it's worth a check. Shvoong's content is written by users from around the world who get paid for their writing. So if …
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New Moon has often been described as the most complex and interesting book of the series and many of the actors from the movie series have said that New Moon is their favourite book [Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart among them]. The New Moon story begins with Bella Swan's 18th birthday which s…
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www.amazon.com and look up the book. You usually can find reviews of any book that they have there on Amazon.
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He has to worry about his image and rep. i Should know I'm in 5th grade! :-) Being a kid can really stink. And no one knows this better than Greg Heffley, who finds himself thrust into middle school all ways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving. Books 1,2, and 3 describe Greg's adve…
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First few chapters Katherine (a.k.a Kit) is moving from Barbados an island to Wethersfield, a town in one of the 13 colonies. In the first chapter we find out she is on a ship, the Dolphin, sailing to the Puritan community. She meets Nat Eaton, the captain's son, who tells her they aren't very far f…
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if you find out please tell me i really need the summary badly.. and especially chapter by chapter. thanks:)  I really need it too. I have this novel study I am doing on Flush and it is due on Monday. I have to do 10 summaries and I have to do 50 vocab words and I have to do connections and me…
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The first three chapters are of her at Galwaugh Farms Sleepaway Riding Camp. One is of her in the back of the Range Rover. Then she's at the Block's Summer Estate in South Hampton. Then she's at the Kearn's estate. Then South Hampton, the main street. Then she's at the South Hampton Country Club. Ho…
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the summary of the book is that at the ending the story begins, right. Well the book The Outsiders is suppose to be Ponyboy's whole english paper. So the whole story is a circle. -J.M.C
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a brief summary is that chapters 1-6 are the life of Daniel and also the end of his life he also does his main wok and interavtion with people here in chapters 7-12 are prophecies and visions and are also the begining if Daniels life. in chaters 13-14 Daniel is a young boy declaring his faith and pr…
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This answer has been left unfinished. If you have the necessary knowledge to complete it, please feel free to do so.~ SupervisorBreaking Dawn:Book One - Bella Chapter One Engaged Bella and Edward are engaged. Edward bribes Bella into Dartmouth, gets her a 'black card' and a new car. Everyone is sta…
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Tertius Fume, a mysterious antiant ghost, has plans for the castle. By laying the Wizard tower under seige, he sends Septimus on the Queste, a chance event determined at the end of apprenticeship. No one has ever returned from it, and it seems there is more to this than meets the eye...
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bookrags.com ......its fantastic
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Fifteen-year-old Mike McGill has been living with his Uncle Billy since his mother's death. Only ten years older than Mike, Billy loves to party, and doesn't pay much attention when Mike starts getting in trouble. But Mike's history teacher, an ex-cop name Riel, does pay attention. Especially when l…
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12 short stories detailing the life struggle of Puerto Rican teenagers in Paterson, New Jersey and the island of Puerto Rico.
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The prologue depicts the arrival in London of Mr Golspie, who has come by steamship from an unnamed Baltic country. He discusses his immediate plans with the crew. The first chapter contains a detailed description of a fictional street in the EC Postcode area called Angel Pavement, and the employees…
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Chapter 29 Stick finds the truck and brings it back to Pappy. There was a note instead and Mrs. Spruill reads the note. It says that Cowboy and Tally have run off to be married and live up north somewhere. Trot then reveals that he has been painting the house while Tally has been paying for it. Trot…
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you can find a chapter by chapter book summary on www.swichnotes.com. there you can find any chapter of any book known to man and woman~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~1) there is no such website2) if you go on switchnotes.com, it gives you websites where you can like buy the books, …
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I've been looking for that all day and I did not find it :/ sorry. I guess your stuck reading it like me
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The 39 clues is about these two kids named Amy and Dan Cahill. When their grandmother passes away she gives her relatives a choice: 1 million dollars or the start to the hunt for the 39 clues. Amy and dan chose the hunt and travel around the world for clues. Their au pair, Nellie Gomez, goes with th…
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Chapter One Summary: Percy gets into trouble on a field trip. He puts Nancy (a bully), into a fountain. She then drops her lunch into Grover's lap. They get into a fight, but Mrs. Dodds intervenes. Ms. Dodds then takes Percy into the Roman and Greek center where Ms. Dodds turns into this monster w…
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why cant Morgan tell his parents that same night Also: At book rags.com but you have to give a whole lot of information out in order to read it.
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Book summary websites are websites which sell short summaries of books. These summaries are intended for people who either do not have the time or the will to read through an entire book. Though, book summaries cannot replace the original book, they do save a lot of time. Book summaries are popular …
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it is about a girl who does not know anything The book A Light In A Storm by Karen Hesse is the most boring stupid book I have ever not read.
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In the book All-American Slurp, the Lin family moves from China to America. As they get used to our cultures and our surroundings they become less shy and more calm and settle. The Lin family learns English and speaks it fluently, but there is always room for improvement.
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This book is about her childhood and how she never gave up just because ( the white folks said so). and her struggles to make it through a everyday life being ridiculed.
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Lafayette gets stabbed in the face by charlie, and charlie eats the remains of laf's body. He also grills ty'ree and eats him too.
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Chapter 1 Michael's parents are made redundant and the father leaves, but the mother receives a phone call from him to say that he has an answer to their problem. Michael and his mother travel to Southampton and the father gives them the news_ they were going on a yachting trip around the world. The…
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I'm sorry but I've also been looking everywhere for this stuff but I can only get hold of chapters 1,2 and 3.
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Hoot was a weird book. I have no idea it's about owls in danger
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Closest you can get to what you are looking for is at: www.sparknotes.com
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a lady knocks on toms door and asks if willie could stay at toms house
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it's about a boy now read the rest
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How about this... this book loser by jerry spenilli is about a boy named Donald zinkoff and he was born upside down so he pukes about his father is a mailman and zinkoff [people call him zinkoff] wants to be a mailman to, so on a snunday zinkoff writes 100 letter so he can go with his father on a S…
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In the beginning of The Accidental Cheerleader Kylie (the outgoing one)signs herself and her shy bff Sophie for cheerleading tryouts.Sophie won't tryout but her crush Joel convinces her to tryout with Kylie.During their tryout Kylie messes up.Kylie becomes the school mascot which is a mule while Sop…
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There's a bright, new, beautiful luxury apartment building on the Lake Michigan shore, but there's no advertising to lure tenants. Instead, an odd delivery boy rides around on his bicycle and slips invitations under the doors of the chosen tenants-to-be. Each potential tenant is shown only one apart…
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well, you would say how old he is and tell about his love for miss Edmunds. also tell them about his and Leslie's friendship. but, you must describe the story too. don't give exact details just tell a short summary about the things i told you.
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what is the close call that Ranofers get
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ANSWER: I tink u can find it on wiki summaries or maybe amazon or google it.
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Here's the basics. Bella and Edward get married. They go on their honey moon and Bella gets pregnant. (The book switches to Jacob's point of view). The pack finds out that Bella is pregnant and decide they must take down the Cullens and kill Bella and the "baby". Jacob, Seth and Leah break away fro…
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In the first chapter David just starts out talking about his life and his mother and how he feels about it. Then it gets into detail. He starts talking about certain situations when he was abused. He also talks about how his teacher dealed with certain situations when he came to school scared, burne…
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I, too have been looking for Code Orange chapter summaries. I would suggest you look on sparknotes.com/, or even books.com/.
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its about a boy who never do any thing right yet and hes try out for basketball but the teacher would let him because he gets bad grades on his tests, class work, quizes, and homework
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In the beginning, Vladek leaves a message saying he has just had a heart attack. When Art calls Vladek his father left, he learns that Vladek is healthy and staying in a bungalow in the Catskills. He left the message, it appears, to ensure that his son would call him back. Mala has left him, and Art…
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