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Hi-Low Novel for Reluctant Teen Readers. Miles Pruitt has been struggling in high school. When his dad is sent to prison, things get worse. Miles quits studying, fails classes, and gets kicked off the basketball team. How will he pick himself up and move forward? Lexile measure HL390L.
Author: Russ Thompson
Publisher: Bookstock Press
Binding Type: Paperback
Size: 8.00h x 5.25w x 0.28d
Audience: Young Adult
About the Author
Thompson, Russ: - I'm a retired educator who grew up in Lynwood, California and graduated from Whitworth University in 1979. I served as a reading teacher and high school principal in high-poverty areas of Los Angeles. Much of my work was with students who struggled in school because of low literacy levels. My goal is to write books that will help students improve their reading skills, believe in themselves, and increase their success in school. I have a doctorate in education from UCLA. My wife and I have four grown children and live in Long Beach, California.
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