The Cheat by Amy Goldman Koss

The Cheat

byAmy Goldman Koss

Mass Market Paperback | July 22, 2004

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Award-winning author Amy Goldman Koss explores what happens when one bad decision threatens to destroy everything.

Cheating on a geography midterm is only the beginning. It seemed simple enough—they were given the answers from last year's test and they used them. But Sarah and her friends got caught, and what was done without much thought leads to greater and greater consequences. Now they are facing punishment at school, tension at home, and no one is sure how or when it will end.


"An excellent springboard to provocative discussion or debate about the moral and ethical questions that this issue raises."—School Library Journal

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Amy Goldman Koss (amygoldmankoss.net) is the author of critically acclaimed novels The Girls, The Trouble with Zinny Weston, and How I Saved Hanukkah. Ms. Koss both wrote and illustrated Curious Creatures in Peculiar Places, a selection of the 1989 John Burroughs List of Outstanding Nature Books for Children, and Where Fish Go in Winte...
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Title:The CheatFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 6.7 × 4.2 × 0.5 inPublished:July 22, 2004Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142401285

ISBN - 13:9780142401286

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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When it all began, I had no idea anything was beginning. I just thought it was sweet that a guy I barely knew brought me the midterm answers out of the blue.

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"An excellent springboard to provocative discussion or debate about the moral and ethical questions that this issue raises."—School Library Journal

"Provocative and disturbing."—Kirkus Reviews