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King dork [electronic resource]. Frank Portman.

Portman, Frank. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780375890703 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2008.

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Summary, etc.: As John Green, New York Times bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars said, "King Dork will rock your world." The cult favorite from Frank Portman, aka Dr. Frank of the Mr. T. Experience, is a book like nothing ever done before--King Dork literally has something for everyone: At least a half-dozen mysteries, love, mistaken identity, girls, monks, books, blood, bubblegum, and rock and roll. This book is based on music--a passion most kids have--and it has original (hilarious) songs and song lyrics throughout. When Tom Henderson finds his deceased father's copy of J. D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye, his world is turned upside down. Suddenly high school gets more complicated: Tom (aka King Dork) is in the middle of at least half a dozen mysteries involving dead people, naked people, fake people, a secret code, girls, and rock and roll. As he goes through sophomore year, he finds clues that may very well solve...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 6 - Text Difficulty 9
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
1060 Lexile.
7.3 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1540 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1211 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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