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Born too short : the confessions of an eighth-grade basket case

Author: Dan Elish
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thirteen-year-old Matt is so envious of his best friend Keith that he wishes things would go badly for him, and when Keith's fortune changes while at the same time Matt finds his first true girlfriend, Matt is overcome with guilt.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Elish
ISBN: 0689843860 9780689843860
OCLC Number: 46713135
Notes: "A Richard Jackson book."
Description: 152 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Dan Elish.
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Thirteen-year-old Matt is so envious of his best friend Keith that he wishes things would go badly for him, and when Keith's fortune changes while at the same time Matt finds his first true girlfriend, Matt is overcome with guilt.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-09-04) Good Permalink

      I quit reading after page 19 and 2 comments are: crank phone call page 5 and strip monopoly remarks. Book is about a boy whyo is "born too short."  Has a cover that I believe would appeal to elementary age students only.

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