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The house of the scorpion

Author: Nancy Farmer
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2003, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrón, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Science fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0439577829 9780439577823 0439579295 9780439579292
OCLC Number: 52985964
Notes: "This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--Page 4 of cover.
Awards: Newbery Honor book for 2003.
Description: 380 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Newbery honor book.
Responsibility: Nancy Farmer.
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In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrón, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States.

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