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The Cardturner

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 5,699 Ratings and 1,328 Reviews

Book Description
The summer after junior year of high school looks bleak for Alton Richards. His girlfriend has dumped him to hook up with his best friend. He has no money and no job. His parents insist that he drive his great-uncle Lester to his bridge club four times a week and be his cardturner -- whatever that means. Alton's uncle is old, blind, very sick, and very rich. But Alton's parents aren't the only one... More
Book Information
PublisherDoubleday Canada Limited
BindingPaperback (12 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages352
ISBN-100385670206
ISBN-13978-0385670203
Publication Date10/11/2011
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About Louis Sachar (Author) : Louis Sachar (IPA: [sækɚ], or "Sacker") (born March 20, 1954) is an American author of children's books who is best known for the Sideways Stories From Wayside School book series and the 1998 novel ... more
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2/2/2011 Peni Griffin said: I'm impressed that Sachar made a plot involving contract bridge interesting. Turns weird (weird is good) on p. 234.
tags: I'm reading

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6/22/2010 Lynndy Bennett tagged as: I read

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