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The Resource Swindle, Gordon Korman

Swindle, Gordon Korman

Label
Swindle
Title
Swindle
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Korman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After unscrupulous collector S. Wendell Palamino cons him out of a valuable baseball card, sixth-grader Griffin Bing puts together a band of misfits to break into Palomino's heavily guarded store and steal the card back, planning to use the money to finance his father's failing invention, the SmartPick fruit picker
Member of
Summary
After unscrupulous collector S. Wendell Palamino cons him out of a valuable baseball card, sixth-grader Griffin Bing puts together a band of misfits to break into Palomino's heavily guarded store and steal the card back, planning to use the money to finance his father's failing invention, the SmartPick fruit picker
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 4-6, 2010.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Intermediate Book Category, 2010.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2010.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 2010.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Third-Fifth Grade, 2011.
  • Willow Awards, Diamond Willow category, 2009.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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257322
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.K8369
LC item number
Sw 2008
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710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
Reading level
4.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Swindle mysteries
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Swindle, Gordon Korman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This edition is available for distribution only through the school market."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm212081207
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780545055918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212081207
  • (Sirsi) a1528049
Label
Swindle, Gordon Korman
Publication
Note
"This edition is available for distribution only through the school market."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm212081207
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780545055918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212081207
  • (Sirsi) a1528049

Library Locations

    • Pasadena Public Library - Fairmont BranchBorrow it
      4330 Fairmint Parkway, Pasadena, TX, 77504, US
      29.6494481 -95.17796009999999
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