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Title:
Guys write for guys read
Author:
Scieszka, Jon.
Publication Information:
New York : Viking, [2005]

©2005
Physical Description:
272 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Summary:
There's something for every guy in this collection of stories, mini-memoirs, advice, poems, comics and drawings chosen by readers on the Guys Read web site.
Language:
English
Contents:
Truth about the world / My maturity, in flames / Daniel Adel -- Stone=throw / Superpatriot / Crossing / Reading can be dangerous / My entire football career / Only a game / Gondanaland / E, A minor, B7 / My brilliant invention / A real guy / My life of crime / Triplets / Legend of Tripod / "O" foods / What I'm telling you is the truth / Rules / Any questions, class? / Guide for guys / Why books are dangerous / Brett Helquist -- Follower / Red fire engine / There must be a mistake / Thwacked / My superpowers / My dad is better than your dad / Adam McCauley -- Let's go to the videotape / Boys, beer, barf, and bonding / Shooting the breeze / Principals and principles / A great, big, beautiful world / My French teacher tried to kill me / Learning how to be a boy / Lightning man / A casualty of war / Wrestling with reading / Dav Pilkey -- from "on writing" / Pop / Guy things / Role-playing and discovery / Busted / Copies / When all bicycles were black / Pellet in the paint can / Unfinished business / Sergio Ruzzier -- Daydreams / Licky Dave / Anything can happen / No, David! / Dead body / It all began with books / from "How Angel Peterson got his name" / 1928 Packard / Lone [star] Ranger / David Sheldon -- A day at the zoo ; Boys are big experts / "Funny you should ask" from The life of Reilly / Peter Sís -- Death of a writer / Sweet dreams / Maybe yeah, maybe nah / Bufos / Lane Smith -- GUYfesto--who we are! / Day I threw the Trivia Bowl / Bringing up 'saur subjects / Roy G. Biv / Hammer and the bullet / Masque of the red death / Reading and relating / Dragon in the big glommy castle / Bombs, girls / Conduct / Fire escape / My first step to the White House / Give a guy a newspaper / Eat dirt / Training the bear / Pals forever: me Bobby Fisher, and the Hardy Boys / Aw, nuts! / "Puzzle pieces" from The lost garden / Heartbeat / I was young in the old days
Reading Level:
920 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.2 9.0 87588.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 5.9 13 Quiz: 36498 Guided reading level: W.
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ISBN:
9780670060078

9780670060276
Format :
Book

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