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Whale talk

Author: Chris Crutcher
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperTeen, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First HarperTeen paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Intellectually and athletically gifted, T.J., a multiracial, adopted teenager, shuns organized sports and the gung-ho athletes at his high school until he agrees to form a swimming team and recruits some of the school's less popular students.
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Genre/Form: Sports fiction
Sports stories
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Crutcher
ISBN: 9780061771316 0061771317
OCLC Number: 262887596
Notes: "Greenwillow Books."
Description: 298 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Chris Crutcher.

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Intellectually and athletically gifted, T.J., a multiracial, adopted teenager, shuns organized sports and the gung-ho athletes at his high school until he agrees to form a swimming team and recruits some of the school's less popular students.

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