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AUGIE BORETSKI KNOWS how to get by. If you're a scrawny loser in the destitute city of Camden, New Jersey, you keep your head down, avoid the drug dealers and thugs, and try your best to be invisible. Augie used to be good at that, but suddenly his life is changing. . . .

First, Augie accidentally steals a strange book of fairy tales. Then his mom makes him join the Big Brothers program and the chorus. And two bullies try to beat him up every day because of it. Just when it seems like things can't get any worse, an ice storm wrecks Augie's school. The city plans to close the school, abandoning one more building to the drug addicts. But Augie has a plan. For the first time in his life, Augie Boretski is not going down without a fight.

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About the Author

A.C.E. Bauer spends most of the year in Cheshire, Connecticut, and much of the summer on a lake in Quebec. She lives with her husband, two children, and their dog, Speedy. No Castles Here is her first novel.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375939211
Author:
Bauer, A. C. E.
Publisher:
Random House Books for Young Readers
Subject:
City and town life
Subject:
Magic
Subject:
Books and reading
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Collections by a Single Author
Subject:
Situations / Peer Pressure
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Library binding
Publication Date:
20071031
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 8
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.63x5.84x.94 in. .94 lbs.
Age Level:
09-13

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