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Joe Speedboat

Author: Tommy Wieringa; Sam Garrett
Publisher: New York : Black Cat, 2010, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After surviving a coma, 13-year-old Frankie Hermans is left paralyzed, mute, and bound to a wheelchair. He sees his life as hopeless until he meets Joe Speedboat, a new boy in town whose sheer kinetic energy and boundless enthusiasm gives Frankie--and the rest of his sleepy Dutch town--a new lease on life.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tommy Wieringa; Sam Garrett
ISBN: 9780802170729 0802170722
OCLC Number: 965592665
Description: 319 p. ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Joe Speedboot.
Responsibility: Tommy Wieringa ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett.

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After surviving a coma, 13-year-old Frankie Hermans is left paralyzed, mute, and bound to a wheelchair. He sees his life as hopeless until he meets Joe Speedboat, a new boy in town whose sheer kinetic energy and boundless enthusiasm gives Frankie--and the rest of his sleepy Dutch town--a new lease on life.

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