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Wisenheimer : a childhood subject to debate

Author: Mark Oppenheimer
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Free Press, 2014.
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Have you ever met a child who talked like an adult' Who knew big words and how to use them' Was he a charmer or an insufferable smart aleck'or maybe both' Mark Oppenheimer was just such a boy, his talent for language a curse as much as a blessing. But when he got to junior high, Oppenheimer discovered an outlet for his loquaciousness: the debate team. Frank and comical, Wisenheimer chronicles the travails of a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Mark Oppenheimer; Mark Oppenheimer; Mark Oppenheimer
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Oppenheimer
ISBN: 9781439146989 1439146985
OCLC Number: 893100040
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 13, 2014).
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Responsibility: Mark Oppenheimer.

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Wisenheimer is a frank, comical account of the author's hyper-articulate childhood that left him alienated until he joined the Debate Club.  Read more...

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"Every time Mark Oppenheimer won a high school debate tournament, he scored a point for all us wisenheimers. This witty book will strike a chord with all recovering smart-asses who recall their Read more...

 
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