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  • ISBN: 0061998354 (electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
  • ISBN: 9780061998355 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (202 pages)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; HarperCollins e-books, 2010.

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Summary, etc.: The oldest Mariss brother, fourteen-year-old Dewey, attempts to be the "embodiment of responsibility" as he juggles the management of the family's bicycle repair business while sharing the household and farm duties with his siblings after a sudden energy crisis strands their parents far from home.
Target Audience Note: Grades 5 up.
HL 490 Lexile.
Awards Note: A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Self-reliance > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Dysfunctional families > Juvenile fiction.
Cycling > Juvenile fiction.
Business enterprises > Juvenile fiction.
Energy conservation > Juvenile fiction.
Self-reliance > Fiction.
Coming of age > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Family problems > Fiction.
Bicycles and bicycling > Fiction.
Business enterprises > Fiction.
Energy conservation > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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