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Author: Gary Paulsen
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Harcourt pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Fourteen-year-old Terry Anders is a 1990s Huck Finn, with parents as neglectful as Pap. Like Huck, he escapes, not on a raft but by constructing a kit car. "Besides evoking a type of independence and tough-mindedness that will appeal to teens, this provocative novel introduces and explores some interesting philosophies of life while stressing the value of learning from experience."--Publishers Weekly.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Paulsen
ISBN: 0544836723 9780544836723
OCLC Number: 932049525
Target Audience: Ages 12 and up.
Description: 1 online resource (182 pages)
Responsibility: Gary Paulsen.

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Fourteen-year-old Terry Anders is a 1990s Huck Finn, with parents as neglectful as Pap. Like Huck, he escapes, not on a raft but by constructing a kit car. "Besides evoking a type of independence and tough-mindedness that will appeal to teens, this provocative novel introduces and explores some interesting philosophies of life while stressing the value of learning from experience."--Publishers Weekly.

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