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Newton and the giant

by Michael McGowan

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Senses and sensation

  • About the Edition

    Newton is a ten-year-old science geek from a family of sports fanatics. When he scores on his own net in a soccer game, his quadruplet older brothers plan to fix him. Desperate to escape, Newton opens a mysterious door in his attic, only to find himself being pulled through by something - something with very strong hands, very hairy nostrils, and absolutely disgusting breath! Winner of the 2004 Silver Birch Award. Grades 3-6. 2003.

    Edition Notes

    Silver Birch Fiction Award winner, 2004

    StatementMichael McGowan ; [illustrations by Shelagh McNulty]
    ContributionsMcNulty, Shelagh
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M3946 Ne 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination202 p. :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26490728M
    ISBN 100006392571
    ISBN 109780006392576
    OCLC/WorldCa52286338

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