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Literature Help Dead End In Norvelt

ISBN 10 : 9781365064265
ISBN 13 : 1365064263

The real hero of the novel is Jack himself but his hometown and the values of the town are equally important in the context of the story. The characters in the novel use their powe..


Dead End In Norvelt

ISBN 10 : 9781429962506
ISBN 13 : 142996250X

Dead End in Norvelt is the winner of the 2012 Newbery Medal for the year's best contribution to children's literature and the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction! Melding the..


From Norvelt To Nowhere

ISBN 10 : 9780374324742
ISBN 13 : 0374324743

This rocket-paced follow-up to the Newbery Medal–winning novel Dead End in Norvelt opens deep in the shadow of the Cuban missile crisis. But instead of Russian warheads, other ki..


Hole In My Life

ISBN 10 : 9780374706104
ISBN 13 : 0374706107

Becoming a writer the hard way In the summer of 1971, Jack Gantos was an aspiring writer looking for adventure, cash for college tuition, and a way out of a dead-end job. For ten t..


Writing Radar

ISBN 10 : 9780374304577
ISBN 13 : 0374304572

The Newbery Award–winning author of Dead End in Norvelt shares advice for how to be the best brilliant writer in this funny and practical creative writing guide perfect for all k..


Joey Pigza Swallowed The Key

ISBN 10 : 1429936266
ISBN 13 : 9781429936262

"They say I'm wired bad, or wired sad, but there's no doubt about it -- I'm wired." Joey Pigza's got heart, he's got a mom who loves him, and he's got "dud meds," which is what he ..


The Trouble In Me

ISBN 10 : 9780374303457
ISBN 13 : 0374303452

This fiery autobiographical novel captures a pivotal week or two in the life of fourteen-year-old Jack Gantos, as the author reveals the moment he began to slide off track as a kid..