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Author: Liz Moore
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Arthur weighs 550 pounds and hasn't left his rambling Brooklyn home in a decade. Kel navigates life as a poor kid in a rich school, and pins his hopes on what seems like a promising baseball career. An unexpected connection transforms both their lives as they find sustenance and friendship in the most surprising places.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Liz Moore
ISBN: 9780393081503 0393081508
OCLC Number: 738350106
Description: 352 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Arthur --
I want to tell her --
Blessed --
A week --
Other Arthur.
Responsibility: Liz Moore.

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Former academic Arthur Opp weighs 550 pounds and hasn't left his rambling Brooklyn home in a decade. After nearly two decades of silence, it is Charlene's unexpected phone call to Arthur - a plea for  Read more...

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