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5 edition of About average found in the catalog.

About average

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Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individuality,
  • Ability,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Friendship,
  • Tornadoes,
  • Fiction,
  • Schools,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Issues),
  • Heroes,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / School & Education

  • About the Edition

    As the end of sixth grade nears, Jordan Johnson, unhappy that she is only average in appearance, intelligence, and athletic ability, reveals her special skills when disaster strikes her central Illinois elementary school.

    Edition Notes

    StatementAndrew Clements ; illustrated by Mark Elliott
    ContributionsElliott, Mark, 1967- ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C59118 Abo 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25283474M
    ISBN 109781416997245, 9781416997269
    LC Control Number2012015106


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