Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 336 Pages, 5.12 × 7.48 × 0.79 in
Published: November 6, 2012
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0316101699
ISBN - 13: 9780316101691
About the Book
It's Rafe Khatchadorian's first day at Hills Village Middle School, and it's shaping up to be the worst year ever. He has enough problems at home without throwing his first year of middle school into the mix, but luckily he's got an ace plan for the best year ever--if only he can pull it off. Illustrations.
From the Publisher
It''s Rafe Khatchadorian''s first day at Hills Village Middle
School, and it''s shaping up to be the worst year ever. He has
enough problems at home without throwing his first year of middle
school into the mix, but luckily he''s got an ace plan for the best
year ever--if only he can pull it off. With his best friend
Leonardo the Silent awarding him points, Rafe tries to break every
rule in his school''s oppressive Code of Conduct. Chewing gum in
class--5,000 points! Running in the hallway--10,000 points! Pulling
the fire alarm--50,000 points!
But not everyone thinks Rafe''s plan is a good idea, especially not
the teachers, parents, and bullies who keep getting in his way.
Will Rafe decide that winning is the only thing that matters? Are
things about to go from magic to tragic? Find out in this
hilarious--and heartwarming--#1 New York Times bestselling
hit! Includes a FREE POSTER, a teaser to the upcoming I
Funny, and over 100 illustrations!
About the Author
James Patterson was selected by readers across America as the
Children''s Choice Book Awards Author of the Year in 2010. He is
the internationally bestselling author of the highly praised Middle
School books, Confessions of a Murder Suspect and the
Maximum Ride, Witch & Wizard, Daniel X, and Alex Cross series.
His books have sold over 230 million copies worldwide, making him
one of the bestselling authors of all time. He lives in Florida.
Chris Tebbetts is the author of The Viking, a fantasy adventure
series for young readers, and co-author of the young adult novel,
M or F?, with Lisa Papademetriou. He lives in
Laura Park is a cartoonist and illustrator. She is the author of
the minicomics series Do Not Disturb My Waking Dream, and
her work has appeared in the Best American Comics. She
lives in Chicago.
"There is substance as well as appeal here.... Patterson deftly
manages the pace of revelations that take readers deeper into
Rafe''s fragile trust.... Readers ready for something else in the
same vein but more substantive than Kinney''s Diary of a Wimpy
Kid or Peirce''s Big Nate should be introduced to
Rafe."-Bulletin of the Center for Children''s