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Lord of the ralphs [electronic resource]. John McNally.

McNally, John. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781938126321 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2015.

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Summary, etc.: "I knew kids like Ralph—and they scared me—but none of them had his heart, his humor, or ultimately his entertaining story."—Mitch Albom"McNally's writing is so compelling, not to mention funny, that you're often surprised by sudden, more tender moments."—Sarah Dessen"A serious joy."—Richard RussoEvery school year was a chance to start all over again, and so while the first seven months of 1978 had sucked, I had high hopes that August would be the beginning of the year not sucking. And because it would be my last year of grade school, I had secretly hoped that eighth grade would be different somehow, that a cute girl from another state would transfer to my school and fall insanely in love with me . . . Two boys, Hank and Ralph, create moments of outrageous transcendence in this comic novel about adolescence in the 1970s—a time, like today, when adults couldn't be trusted and just getting by was hard work....
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Lacewing Books, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 7222 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1337 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Humor (Fiction).
Genre: Electronic books.

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