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Marvin Redpost #5: Class President

Written by Louis SacharAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Louis Sachar
Illustrated by Adam RecordAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Adam Record


· Random House Books for Young Readers
· Trade Paperback · Ages 6-9 years
· March 16, 1999 · $3.99 · 978-0-679-88999-1 (0-679-88999-X)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

It's no ordinary Thursday for Marvin Redpost and his class...

It's "hole day," and even Mrs. North and Principal McCabe are wearing their very worst clothes. It seemed like a fun idea that morning, but now they're expecting company. The president -- of the United States! -- is on his way. And there's no time to change! Marvin must do math on the blackboard with television cameras pointed at him. And the day is just beginning!

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"Aside from being resoundingly funny, Sachar has a rare honesty about what children really encounter in the world." --The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

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Louis Sachar lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife, Carla, their daughter, Sherre, and their two dogs, Lucky and Tippy. In his spare time Louis likes to play bridge. Carla likes to read. Sherre likes to play with her friends. Lucky likes to catch Frisbees. Tippy likes to chew up shoes, fan letters, and Sherre's favorite toys. They all try to be good citizens, except, perhaps, Tippy.

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