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The book of mischief

Stern, Steve

The book of mischief

new and selected stories

by Stern, Steve

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Graywolf Press in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish fiction,
  • American Short stories,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSteve Stern
    The Physical Object
    Pagination371 p.
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27137114M
    ISBN 101555976212
    ISBN 109781555976217
    LC Control Number2012936222
    OCLC/WorldCa775416395

      Acts of Mischief in Children's Literature. And that's because you have to believe us when we say that there is a lot of mischief out there to be discovered. Illustrator and Caldecott Medalist Trina Schart Hyman was an act of mischief all her own. In our book.


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The earthbound take flight, the meek turn incendiary, the powerless find unwonted fame. Weaving his particular brand of mischief from the wondrous and the macabre, Stern transforms us all through the power of his brilliant imagination.

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Max Crumbly is BACK. From #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries author Rachel Renée Russell comes the third book in a series about Max Crumbly and his daily ups and downs in middle school. This book was published by Simon & Schuster and is recommended for ages When the Kilter Academy students go on retreat with their parents, it’s the more mischief the merrier in this third book of a trouble-loving middle grade series.

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