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High Interest Publishing Inc., 2002 - Bullying - 88 pages

Trahn thought his troubles were over when he left the refugee camp. But now he has more trouble with a bully at school. The two of them are required to attend the "Breakfast Club" at school, which leads to a ski trip...where the two of them are stranded together on the mountain.

Interest level: Grades 5-10  Reading level: Grade 3.5 (Lexile 550

HIP SR novels are exciting, high-action stories featuring realistic teenage characters with authentic issues and problems.  Geared to adolescents and teens reading at Grade 3-4 reading level.


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Paul Kropp was born in Buffalo, New York on February 22, 1948. He received a B.A. degree from Columbia University and a M.A. degree in 17th century English poetry at the University of Western Ontario. He got his teacher's certification and started writing for his struggling students. He became a full-time author in 1994. During his lifetime, he wrote more than 70 books including Burn Out, Wilted, Cottage Crazy, and Ski Stooges. He also co-founded High Interest Publishing, a company that produces materials for reluctant readers. He died from cancer on August 22, 2015 at the age of 67.

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