Egg-drop blues

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Houghton Mifflin,
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Judge is desperate. He's not doing well in science, not matter how hard he tries, and now his grade depends on the egg-drop competition he's entered with his twin brother. But will Jury cooperate? And even if he does, will it be enough to earn them a place in the competition? In Jacqueline Turner Banks's third book abut the "posse" at Plank Elementary School, it's Judge's turn to tell his story. Worried, sensitive, and learning to come to terms with dyslexia, Judge tells of his struggles with schoolwork, with a sometimes difficult brother, and with finding his own self-esteem. It's a story that readers will enjoy, sympathize with, and eagerly follow to a happy and logical conclusion.
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Grouped Work ID 219204df-3d8e-a35a-695a-30a93501a6a2
Grouping Title egg drop blues
Grouping Author banks jacqueline turner
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-09 04:47:11AM
Last Indexed 2019-01-23 04:42:29AM

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author Banks, Jacqueline Turner.
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display_description Twelve-year-old Judge Jenkins has a low science grade because of his dyslexia, so he convinces his twin brother Jury to work with him in a science competition in order to earn extra credit.
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isbn 9780395709313
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lexile_score 820
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primary_isbn 9780395709313
publishDate 1995
record_details ils:a169491|Book|Books||English|Houghton Mifflin,|1995.|120 p. ; 22 cm.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Brothers -- Juvenile fiction, Dyslexia -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Twins -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Egg-drop blues
title_full Egg-drop blues / Jacqueline Turner Banks
title_short Egg-drop blues
topic_facet African Americans, Brothers, Dyslexia, Schools, Twins