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Bullyville

By Francine Prose

Bullyville

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When eighth grader Bart Rangely is granted a "mercy" scholarship to an elite private school after his father is killed in the North Tower, doors should have opened. Instead, he is terrorized and bullied by his own mentor. So begins the worst year of his life.

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Rated 5 of 5 of 5 by hailey smith
i had the same thing
This boy was really brave. I know what he is going through, I am going threw the same, except my dad did not die. I know it was hard for him. So I do recommended it.

Rated 4 of 5 of 5 by jack mehoff
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It is a great book for young teens going through difficult times,and for anyone that needs a friend.

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Francine Prose Author Biography

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Francine Prose is the author of many bestselling books of fiction, including A Changed Man and Blue Angel, which was a finalist for the National Book Award, and the nonfiction New York Times bestseller Reading Like a Writer. Her novel, Household Saints, was adapted for a movie by Nancy Savoca. Another novel, The Glorious Ones, has been adapted into a musical of the same name. Her latest book, Anne Frank: The Book, The Life, The Afterlife was published in 2009. She is the president of PEN American Center. Prose lives in New York City.

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