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When Caitlyn Breen begins her disorienting new life at the rural Mitchell School--where the students take care of real live goats and study long-dead philosophers, and where there are only ten other students in the entire seventh grade--it seems like nobody can stop talking about some kid named Paulie Fink. Depending on whom you ask, Paulie was either a hilarious class clown, a relentless troublemaker, a hapless klutz, or an evil genius. One thing's for sure, though: The kid was totally legendary. Now he's disappeared, and Caitlyn finds herself leading a reality-show-style competition to find the school's next great Paulie Fink. With each challenge, Caitlyn struggles to understand a person she never met...but it's what she discovers about herself that most surprises her. Told in multiple voices, interviews, and documents, this funny, thought-provoking novel from the bestselling author of The Thing About Jellyfish is a memorable exploration of what makes a hero--and if anyone, or anything, is truly what it seems.--from book jacket.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Lake County Main Library - Lakeview X BENJAMIN (Text) 37620000951022 New Juvenile Book System_Only_3months 08/19/2020 Available -
Arlington Public Library YA BEN (Text) 37812000178645 Young Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_6months 03/18/2020 Available -
Athena Public Library JUV BEN (Text) 37813000181522 Juvenile Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 09/23/2020 Available -
Baker County Library BENJAMIN (Ali) (Text) 37814003296481 JUV FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 07/02/2020 Checked out 05/01/2021
Baker County Library BENJAMIN (Ali) (Text) 37814003472405 JUV FICTION Book System_Only_3months 07/31/2019 Checked out 05/01/2021
Cascade Locks Library J FIC BENJAMIN (Text) 33892100694703 Children's Display Book None 07/28/2020 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande J Benjamin, A (Text) 35178001784431 OBOB Display Book Branch_Only_3months 10/10/2019 Checked out 11/10/2020
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande J Benjamin, A (Text) 35178001806770 OBOB Display Book Branch_Only_3months 05/22/2020 Available -
Dufur School Community Library FIC BEN (Text) 37021000025563 FICTION Book None 06/10/2020 Available -
Echo Public Library X BEN (Text) 37826000182290 Juvenile Fiction Book None 08/05/2020 Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316380881
  • ISBN: 0316380881
  • ISBN: 9780316380874
  • ISBN: 0316380873
  • Physical Description: 360 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York ; Little, Brown and Company, 2019.

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General Note:
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Oregon Battle of the Books (OBOB) 2020-2021, Grade 6-8.
Summary, etc.:
When Caitlyn Breen begins her disorienting new life at the rural Mitchell School--where the students take care of real live goats and study long-dead philosophers, and where there are only ten other students in the entire seventh grade--it seems like nobody can stop talking about some kid named Paulie Fink. Depending on whom you ask, Paulie was either a hilarious class clown, a relentless troublemaker, a hapless klutz, or an evil genius. One thing's for sure, though: The kid was totally legendary. Now he's disappeared, and Caitlyn finds herself leading a reality-show-style competition to find the school's next great Paulie Fink. With each challenge, Caitlyn struggles to understand a person she never met...but it's what she discovers about herself that most surprises her. Told in multiple voices, interviews, and documents, this funny, thought-provoking novel from the bestselling author of The Thing About Jellyfish is a memorable exploration of what makes a hero--and if anyone, or anything, is truly what it seems.--from book jacket.
Subject: Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Human behavior > Juvenile fiction.
Contests > Juvenile fiction.
Fortune > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Vermont > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Behavior > Fiction.
Luck > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.

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