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Candlewick Press,
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1st U.S. ed.
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IL: UG - BL: 4.2 - AR Pts: 7
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All Chris really wants is to be a normal kid, to hang out with his friends, avoid his parents, and get a date with Rebecca Schwartz. Unfortunately, Chris appears to be turning into a vampire. So while his hometown performs an ancient ritual that keeps Tch'muchgar, the Vampire Lord, locked in another world, Chris desperately tries to save himself from his own vampiric fate. He needs help, but who can he trust? Chet, the oddly cynical celestial being, who has offered his assistance -- or the Thing, who claims to be from the Forces of Light and follows Chris wherever he goes? Or is Chris without hope and utterly alone? In this tale of terror and teen angst, author M.T. Anderson creates a startling world of suspense and dark humor that will haunt the reader long after the book is closed.v
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Grouped Work ID 43ae069d-031e-bdeb-949d-8bb1a98acb19
Grouping Title thirsty
Grouping Author anderson m t
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2017-11-25 05:40:02AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-16 04:41:38AM

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lexile_score 690
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primary_isbn 9780763600488
publishDate 1997
record_details ils:a123544|Book|Books|1st U.S. ed.|English|Candlewick Press,|c1997.|249 p. ; 22 cm.
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subject_facet Horror stories -- Fiction, Vampires -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Thirsty
title_full Thirsty / M.T. Anderson
title_short Thirsty
topic_facet Horror stories, Vampires