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Newton And The Giant
 
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Newton And The Giant

3.54  ·  Rating Details ·  37 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
Newton, a ten-year-old science geek, has a ton of problems. Currentlyhis biggest one is avoiding his sports-crazed, quadruplet older brothers who are intent on making Newton pay for embarrassing them. No amount of explaining will convince them he didn’t mean to score the winning goal ON HIS OWN NET during that afternoon’s soccer game. In a desperate bid to escape their ...more
Paperback, 202 pages
Published August 4th 2003 by HarperTrophy
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Pouria
Dec 04, 2016 Pouria rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
this book is really good
Lana.
May 09, 2012 Lana. rated it liked it
Newton's quadruplet older brothers never needed a reason to torment him -- so there's no restraint on their part now that there as a reason... Our ten-year-old "science geek", however, does get a bit of reprieve when an unexplored hiding place turns out to be portal door to a different world. A world with giants, who just happen to need a little help.

A fun romp with plenty of adventure for the geeky kid that's inside of us. Who doesn't want to see cleverness and imagination finally rewarded?

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Jul 10, 2010 Julia rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
You have to like a YA fantasy that includes lots of vomit, blood and witch's snot. I'm just saying.
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This was pretty good...sort of a cute story. I'm not really sure why it was a Silver Birch winner though. Hmmm....
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