5 Novels: Alan Mendelsohn, the Boy from Mars / Slaves of Spiegel / The Snarkout Boys and the Avocado of Death / The Last Guru / Young Adult Novel

5 Novels contains five classic novels by Daniel Pinkwater, who has been quietly, subversively producing books for the most ntelligent and creative children and young people in America for more than twenty-five years. ( Adults may know him as a frequent commentator on National Public Radio, essayist, book revie, and the write of The Afterlife Diet). Well over a million copies of his book have been sold win the first, The Terrible Roar, was published in 1970.
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Published September 30th 1997 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr)
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5 Novels: Alan Mendelsohn, the Boy from Mars; Slaves of Spiegel; The Snarkout Boys and the Avocado of Death; The Last Guru; Young Adult Novel
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His ooks are full of allusion to Alfred Jarry, the Beats, and his own childhood.

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This ook ( or the novellas within) make me happy to be dea but a little sad I was not during the 70's/early eighties when these stories were written.

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Alan Mendelsohn, the Gir from Mars is a great novel about being young, smart and different.

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