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Edenville Owls

Format:  Paperback,

194 pages

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Publish Date: May 2008

ISBN-13: 9780142411612

ISBN-10: 0142411612

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"New York Times" bestselling author Robert B. Parker's first novel for young readers
There is something evil in the air; Bobby senses it. Who is that man he saw arguing with his pretty new English teacher? Bobby knows he should mind his own business, but times are confusing. World War II just ended, and the world is changing? Bobby's world, especially. There's Joanie, for one?why does being her friend feel awkward? And then there are his buddies, the junior varsity Edenville Owls?basketball players in need of a leader. Can they help each other off the court as well as they can "on" it? They will need to.

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Author:
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Publish Date: May 2008
ISBN-13: 9780142411612
ISBN-10: 0142411612
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 194
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 0.33
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 5.04 x 0.56 x 7.12
Walmart No.: 9780142411612

About the author

Biography of Parker, Robert B.

Robert Brown Parker was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, on September 17, 1932. He received a B.A. from Colby College in 1954, served in the U.S. Army in Korea, and then returned to receive a M. A. in English literature from Boston University in 1957. He received a Ph.D. in English literature from Boston University in 1971. Before becoming a full-time writer in 1979, he taught at Lowell State College, Bridgewater State College and Northwestern University.

In 1971, Parker published The Godwuff Manuscript, as homage to Raymond Chandler. The character he created, Spencer, became his own detective and was featured in more than 30 novels. His Spencer character has been featured in six TV movies and the television series Spencer: For Hire that starred Robert Urich and ran from 1985 to 1988. He is also the author of the Jesse Stone series, which has been made into a series of television movies for CBS, and the Sunny Randall series.

His novel Appaloosa (2005) was made into a 2008 movie directed by and starring Ed Harris. He has received numerous awards for his work including an Edgar Award for Best Novel in 1977 for The Promised Land, Grand Master Edgar Award for his collective oeuvre in 2002, and the Gumshoe Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008. He died of a heart attack on January 18, 2010 at the age of 77.

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New York Times bestselling author Robert B. Parker? s first novel for young readers

There is something evil in the air ; Bobby senses it. Who is that man he saw arguing with his pretty new English teacher? Bobby knows he should mind his own business, but times are confusing. World War II just ended, and the world is changing? Bobby? s world, especially. There? s Joanie, for one? why does being her friend feel awkward? And then there are his buddies, the junior varsity Edenville Owls? basketball players in need of a leader. Can they help each other off the court as well as they can on it? They will need to.

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