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Wizards of the game

Author: David Lubar
Publisher: New York, NY : Puffin Books, 2004. ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eighth grader Mercer, whose passion is the fantasy role-playing game Wizards of the Warrior World, hopes to use a fund raiser to bring a gaming convention to his middle school, but instead he attracts four genuine wizards who are trapped on Earth and want his help in returning to their own world.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lubar
ISBN: 075693527X 9780756935276 014240215X 9780142402153 1415562571 9781415562574 9780399237065 0399237062
OCLC Number: 56746772
Target Audience: Grades 5-8.; Young Adult.
Description: 166 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Killing time --
Raising Trouble --
Stripped of all dignity --
Devil of a problem --
Downside of downtown --
Let the games begin --
Meeting with some problems --
What's the big idea? --
Welcome to my other world --
Meet Chuck --
No more Mr. Knife Guy --
Ed fled --
Heck of a column --
Demon-stration --
Flipped out --
Press start --
De-fence --
Don't read everything you believe --
Little help --
Disorderly conduct --
Hit by a board --
For my next trick --
Tables are (re)turned --
Playing with the truth --
Vanishing wizards --
Look who popped up --
Stopping by the art room for a spell --
Mind if I cut in? --
Dust in the nick of time --
Mopping up --
Fun and no games.
Responsibility: David Lubar.

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Eighth grader Mercer, whose passion is the fantasy role-playing game Wizards of the Warrior World, hopes to use a fund raiser to bring a gaming convention to his middle school, but instead he attracts four genuine wizards who are trapped on Earth and want his help in returning to their own world.

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