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Wheels (Degrassi #17)

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Everyone likes Wheels at Degrassi--he plays in a rock band with his buddies Joey and Snake and thinks about being a musician full-time, like his birth father.

But Wheels' life slams to a halt when his parents are killed in a car accident. He fights with his best friend, hangs around downtown with rough street kids, and gets into serious trouble with the law. Still his frien
Published January 1st 1990 by Lorimer
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Wheels is a fiction tie-in to the television series 'Degrassi Junior High'. Instead of creating a new story for the book series, Susin Nielsen instead has produced a novelisation of one of the television storylines. As such, the plot is familiar to fans of the original. However, Nielsen does a good job of writing the novel in such a way that a reader with no previous knowledge of 'Degrassi' would still be able to understand and enjoy it.

Television tie-ins – and especially novelisations of actua
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Susin got her start feeding cast and crew on the popular television series, Degrassi Junior High. They hated her food, but they saw a spark in her writing. Nielsen went on to pen sixteen episodes of the hit TV show. Since then, Nielsen has written for over 20 Canadian TV series. Her first young adult novel, Word Nerd, was published in 2008 to critical acclaim. It won multiple Young Readers’ Choice ...more
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