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Whipping Boy

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 180 Ratings and 170 Reviews

Book Description
For kids to get their dose of action and thrills, they need not always go to the local multiplex for the latest bang 'em up film. They could try such books as The Whipping Boy, which relies not on exploding spaceships and demonic robots but mythic story, humorous characters and, ready or not, a moral. The plot involves the orphan Jemmy, who must take the whippings for the royal heir, Prince... More
Book Information
PublisherSagebrush Education Resources
BindingLibrary Binding (18 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100833506676
ISBN-13978-0833506672
Publication Date10/1996
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About Sid Fleischman (Author) : The Newbery Award-winning author of The Whipping Boy, Sid Fleischman is surprised that he grew up to be a writer. "I had a childhood much like everyone else's," he writes in his newly published autobi... more
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12/14/2011 Alyssa Rixe

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6/22/2011 Michaela Kuenster tagged as: Inspired me

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8/28/2008 Donna Varnes said: this was a enjoyable book with a point
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3/14/2008 Tracy Wymer tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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2/13/2008 Vivien K. tagged as: I recommend, I read

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11/30/2007 Christy Evers said: A great book about unexpected friendship! The voices of all the characters are strong!
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8/21/2007 Jen D. Wood tagged as: Inspired me

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