Scared in School by Roberta Simpson BrownScared in School by Roberta Simpson Brown

Scared in School

byRoberta Simpson Brown

Paperback | December 28, 2005

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And you thought high school couldn't get any scarier...13th Street School - actually an elementary school, middle school, and high school - is located at the corner of 13th Street and Waiting Place. You might call it a magnet school, but instead of attracting the gifted and talented, it draws the creepy and warped. The school's mascot, the Wolverine, makes tracks where it shouldn't; the new state-of-the-art computer takes its DELETE and END keys a little too literally; science projects get a little out of hand; and the librarian lets nothing - not even a fatal fall - keep her from her daily fitness walk.At this school, unruly students are vaporized into chalk dust, those who skip school find the real meaning of "cutting class," and kids learn to be very careful about the nicknames they give their teachers. These scary school stories will teach readers the importance of courage and resourcefulness.
Roberta Simpson Brown Bio: Known as the "Queen of the Cold Blooded Tales," by her fellow writers, Roberta has performed her stories from coast to coast, including performances on National Public Radio, Voice of America, TV's Lifetime, "Beyond Chance" and the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Brown is the author of 10 books, an...
Title:Scared in SchoolFormat:PaperbackDimensions:141 pages, 8.21 × 5.41 × 0.75 inPublished:December 28, 2005Publisher:August House

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0874834961

ISBN - 13:9780874834963

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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