From Norvelt to Nowhere by Jack Gantos
From Norvelt to Nowhere: Book summary and reviews of From Norvelt to Nowhere by Jack Gantos
From Norvelt to Nowhere Summary
This rocket-paced follow-up to the Newbery Medalwinning novel Dead End in Norvelt opens deep in the shadow of the Cuban missile crisis. But instead of Russian warheads, other kinds of trouble are raining down on young Jack Gantos and his utopian town of Norvelt in western Pennsylvania.
From Norvelt to Nowhere Reviews
"Starred Review. Gantos's sequel to his Newbery-winning Dead End in Norvelt offers less history, more murder, and another hefty helping of zaniness. Ages 1014." - Publishers Weekly
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Jack Gantos Author Biography
Jack Gantos has written books for people of all ages, from picture books and middle-grade fiction to novels for young adults and adults. His works include Hole in My Life, a memoir that won the Michael L. Printz and Robert F. Sibert Honors, Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key, a National Book Award Finalist, and Joey Pigza Loses Control, a Newbery Honor book.
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