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Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos
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Reads like a hot mess at first with bizarre, seemingly disconnected characters and events, but Gantos pulls it together and builds something brilliant out of it.
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Reading Progress

April 16, 2011 – Shelved
September 23, 2011 – Shelved as: ncbla-committee-2012-books
September 24, 2011 – Started Reading
November 8, 2011 – Shelved as: children-s-historical-fiction
November 8, 2011 – Finished Reading
February 20, 2012 – Shelved as: ncbla-2012-final-shortlist

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David Etkin You said HOT MESS. Love it-- and now must read it.

Brent That may be one of my favorite reviews ever!

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