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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
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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.
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257322
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Korman, Gordon
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
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710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
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True
Series statement
Griffin Bing
Series volume
1]
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  • Baseball cards
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Adventure stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Swindle, Gordon Korman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series information obtained from FictFact
  • Originally published in hardcover by Scholastic Press in 2008
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
19223383
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780439903455
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Swindle, Gordon Korman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series information obtained from FictFact
  • Originally published in hardcover by Scholastic Press in 2008
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
19223383
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780439903455
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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