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Guys Read Thriller
Contributor(s): Scieszka, Jon (Editor), Anderson, M. T., Carman, Patrick, Choldenko, Gennifer, de la Pen~a, Matt
ISBN: 0061963755     ISBN-13: 9780061963759
Publisher: Walden Pond Pr
    OUR PRICE: $7.19  
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: September 2011
Annotation: A collection of humorous stories featuring a teenage terrorist, a mysterious wish-granting machine, and the world's worst private detective.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Children's stories, American.
Short stories.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Mysteries & Detective Stories
- Juvenile Fiction | Boys & Men
- Juvenile Fiction | Short Stories
Dewey: [Fic]
LCCN: 2011024390
Lexile Measure: 760
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Series: Guys Read Library
Book type: Juvenile Fiction
Physical Information: 8.25" H x 5.50" W x 1.00" (0.65 lbs) 272 pages
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 146328
Reading Level: 4.9   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 8.0
Scholastic Reading Counts Info
Quiz #: Q55206
Reading Level: 4.6   Interest Level: Grades 3-5   Point Value: 14.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.

Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2012 Spring)
Scieszka collects ten thrilling boy-aimed stories (and one comic) from well-known authors including M. T. Anderson, Walter Dean Myers, Margaret Peterson Haddix, and Anthony Horowitz. Subjects encompass ghosts and criminals, supernatural monsters and Somali pirates. All of the protagonists star in suspenseful narratives that will keep readers turning pages.