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Merit badges : a novel

Author: Kevin Fenton; Association of Writers & Writing Programs.
Publisher: Kalamazoo, Mich. : New Issues/Western Michigan University, 2011.
Series: AWP award series in the novel; New Issues poetry & prose.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Follow four friends as they move from The Brady Bunch to Seinfeld, from junior high to middle management. There is Quint, whose rebellion frays into self-destruction; Slow, who struggles to become the world's first teenage father figure; Chimes, who fears losing his friends while picking up a 7-10 split; and Barb who escapes the conformity of Minnisapa only to find herself returning by dark of night."--Inside front  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Young adult fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Fenton; Association of Writers & Writing Programs.
ISBN: 9781930974951 1930974957 9781936970032 1936970031
OCLC Number: 662407811
Notes: " ... winner of the Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Award for the Novel"--Preliminary page.
Awards: Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) award for the novel
Winner of the AWP Award for the novel
Description: 233 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: AWP award series in the novel; New Issues poetry & prose.
Responsibility: Kevin Fenton.

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"Follow four friends as they move from The Brady Bunch to Seinfeld, from junior high to middle management. There is Quint, whose rebellion frays into self-destruction; Slow, who struggles to become the world's first teenage father figure; Chimes, who fears losing his friends while picking up a 7-10 split; and Barb who escapes the conformity of Minnisapa only to find herself returning by dark of night."--Inside front jacket flap.

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