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Freak the Mighty

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Blue Sky Press,
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IL: UG - BL: 5.5 - AR Pts: 5
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Two boys - a slow learner stuck in the body of a teenage giant and a tiny Einstein in leg braces - forge a unique friendship when they pair up to create one formidable human force. (Made into the film, The Mighty.) * "A wonderful story of triumph over imperfection, shame, and loss." - School Library Journal, starred review "Compelling...written with energy and...humor." - The Bulletin for the Center of Children's Books
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Grouping Title freak the mighty
Grouping Author philbrick w r
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-08-23 12:42:15PM
Last Indexed 2019-08-23 12:56:45PM

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author Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)
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display_description At the beginning of eighth grade, learning disabled Max and his new friend Freak, whose birth defect has affected his body but not his brilliant mind, find that when they combine forces they make a powerful team.
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publishDate 1993
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ils:a76298 Book Books English Blue Sky Press, c1993. 169 p. ; 22 cm.
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subject_facet Friendship -- Fiction
Friendship -- Stories
Learning disabilities -- Juvenile fiction
Learning disabilities -- Stories
People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction
People with disabilities -- Stories
title_display Freak the Mighty
title_full Freak the Mighty / Rodman Philbrick
title_short Freak the Mighty
topic_facet Friendship
Learning disabilities
People with disabilities