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Here Lies the Librarian

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4 out of 5
Based on 16 Ratings and 16 Reviews

Book Description
Peewee idolizes Jake, a big brother whose dreams of auto mechanic glory are fueled by the hard road coming to link their Indiana town and futures with the twentieth century. And motoring down the road comes Irene Ridpath, a young librarian with plans to astonish them all and turn Peewee's life upside down.

This novel, with its quirky characters, folksy setting, classic cars, and hilariously lar... More

Book Information
PublisherDial Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (16 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages160
ISBN-10B001G8WFBW
Publication Date04/20/2006
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About Richard Peck (Author) : Richard Peck is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Richard Peck include Amanda/Miranda, The Teacher's Funeral: A Comedy i... more
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2/14/2016 Beatrice Yates said: Richard Peck's decriptions are not only concrete and colorful, but also true to both time and place. Knocked me out... I've read nothing else like it. His bold and earthy style has influenced my story telling.
tags: Inspired me

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