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Turetsky, Mark

Overview
Works: 47 works in 140 publications in 1 language and 5,737 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  History  Bildungsromans  Biography  Young adult works  Science fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PS3566.I372, FIC
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Publications about Mark Turetsky
Publications by Mark Turetsky
Most widely held works by Mark Turetsky
House rules a novel by Jodi Picoult( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
Teenager Jacob Hunt has Asperger's syndrome. A forensic science wizard, he follows his scanner to show up at crime scenes and give law enforcement officials his advice. But when his tutor is found dead, he becomes a suspect. Suddenly, his Asperger's traits--not looking people in the eye, tics and twitches--look more like guilt in the view of police.--
The strange case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
A journalist and fiction author, Tom Angleberger has a knack for capturing the lives of today's youth. In The Strange Case of Origami Yoda, socially awkward Dwight shows up to school one morning waving a green finger puppet. Strange enough, but then Dwight starts talking in a funny voice and doling out advice. Is it the puppet, or is it Dwight? And will paper Yoda be able to help Dwight convince the girl of his dreams to go to the big dance with him?"Angleberger's rendering of such a middle-grade cult obsession is not only spot-on but also reveals a few resonant surprises hidden in the folds."--Booklist
Every soul a star by Wendy Mass( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Ally, Bree, and Jack meet at the one place the Great Eclipse can be seen in totality, each carrying the burden of different personal problems, which become dim when compared to the task they embark upon and the friendship they find
Jumped by Rita Williams-Garcia( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
The lives of Leticia, Dominique, and Trina are irrevocably intertwined through the course of one day in an urban high school after Leticia overhears Dominique's plans to beat up Trina and must decide whether or not to get involved
The candymakers by Wendy Mass( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
When four twelve-year-olds, including Logan, who has grown up never leaving his parents' Life Is Sweet candy factory, compete in the Confectionery Association's annual contest, they unexpectedly become friends and uncover secrets about themselves during the process
The strange case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Sixth-grader Tommy and his friends describe their interactions with a paper finger puppet of Yoda, worn by their weird classmate Dwight, as they try to figure out whether or not the puppet can really predict the future
Breaking Stalin's nose by Eugene Yelchin( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
In the Stalinist era of the Soviet Union, ten-year-old Sasha idolizes his father, a devoted Communist, but when police take his father away and leave Sasha homeless, he is forced to examine his own perceptions, values, and beliefs
Pi in the sky by Wendy Mass( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Joss, the seventh son of the Supreme Overlord of the Universe, must team up with a human girl to re-create Earth, when the planet is accidentally erased from existence
Emperor Pickletine rides the bus by Tom Angleberger( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
The seventh graders of McQuarrie Middle School and their Star Wars-inspired Origami finger puppets go on a field trip to Washington, D.C., on what proves to be a very long trip full of shifting alliances, betrayals, carsickness, and sugar rushes
Poop fountain! by Tom Angleberger( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Three friends spend Christmas day breaking into the town of Crickenburg's antiquated sewage treatment plant in order to witness with their own eyes the soon-to-be-replaced "poop fountain."
Catch you later, traitor by Avi( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
It's 1951, and twelve-year-old Pete Collison is a regular kid in Brooklyn, New York, who loves Sam Spade detective books and radio crime dramas. But when an FBI agent shows up at Pete's doorstep, accusing Pete's father of being a Communist, Pete is caught in a real-life mystery. Could there really be Commies in Pete's family?
The rat with the human face by Tom Angleberger( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
While searching for the Rat with the Human Face, friendships fray as club members Dave and Lyle compete for Marilla
Cocaine's son [a memoir] by Dave Itzkoff( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Growing up, David understood his father to be a trusted ally and confidant--a man who always had some hard-won wisdom to share. But he was also a junkie. As David grew older, he fell into the same trap, until he and his father hit the road in search of their "morning after."
Your backyard is wild! by Jeff Corwin( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
As the son of a biologist and an ecologist, nine-year-old Benjamin looks forward to seeing man-made wonders while visiting his cousin in New York City, but also hopes to observe and record some of the wildlife there
The one safe place by Tania Unsworth( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
When his grandfather dies, Devin heads for the city where he finds scores of children just like him, living alone on the streets. They tell him rumors of a place for abandoned children, with unlimited food and toys and the hope of a new family. An act of kindness earns Devin an invitation to the home, but he finds that it's no paradise. As Devin investigates the administrator and the zombie-like sickness that afflicts some children, he discovers the home's horrific true mission
The great Alaska adventure! by Jeff Corwin( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
During a week-long trip to Alaska with his scientist-parents and younger sister, nine-year-old Benjamin observes the effects of climate change in preparation for writing a research paper for school
The wild, wild southwest! by Jeff Corwin( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Budding naturalists Lucy, Benjamin, and Gabe camp in the Gila National Forest in New Mexico, and travel to White Sands National Monument and Carlsbad Caverns, exploring their environment and becoming Junior Rangers along the way
The Lincoln project by Dan Gutman( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Four very different kids are picked by a mysterious billionaire to travel through time and photograph some of history's most important events. This time, the four friends are headed to 1863 to catch Abraham Lincoln delivering his famous Gettysburg Address. They'll have to work together to ask the right questions, meet the right people, and capture the right moment. And most important, not get caught!
The rescue by Gordon Korman( file )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Aiden works with the FBI in order to rescue his sister Meg, who was kidnapped
Have space suit-- will travel by Robert A Heinlein( file )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Kip, a high school senior, wins a space suit in a soap jingle contest and is testing it out in the backyard when he is skyjacked by a space pirate and put aboard a ship with other captives heading for a deadly encounter with the moon
 
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