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The Neddiad : how Neddie took the train, went to Hollywood, and saved civilization

Author: Daniel Manus Pinkwater; Calef Brown
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When shoelace heir Neddie Wentworthstein and his family take the train from Chicago to Los Angeles in the 1940s, he winds up in possession of a valuable Indian turtle artifact whose owner is supposed to be able to prevent the impending destruction of the world, but he is not sure exactly how.
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Fiction
History
Adventure
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Manus Pinkwater; Calef Brown
ISBN: 9780618594443 0618594442 9780547133676 0547133677
OCLC Number: 76183071
Notes: Sequel: The Yggyssey.
Description: 307 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Daniel Pinkwater ; illustrations by Calef Brown.
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Presents a tale of Neddie Wentworthstein's quest to save civilization that features some of the most unique heroes and villains.  Read more...

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