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boy who made a million.

Sidney Offit

boy who made a million.

by Sidney Offit

  • 382 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Millionaires -- Fiction.,
  • Grocery trade -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A fifteen-year-old boy takes over his father"s small grocery store, and with the help of his two friends has soon made a million dollars, only to discover his money can not buy the really important things in a boy"s life.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSidney Offit wrote the book; Mercer Mayer drew the pictures.
    ContributionsMayer, Mercer, 1943- illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.O328 Bm
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5609185M
    LC Control Number68016719

      How a year-old turned $ into $1 million in 92 days selling Kevlar pants online Published Tue, May 30 AM EDT Updated Wed, Jul 19 PM EDT Zack Guzman @ZGuz. BOOK REVIEW “The One-in-a-Million Boy.” By Monica Wood. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. April 5. pages. $ • Wood will read and discuss the book .

    If You Made a Million David M. Schwartz, Author, Steven Kellogg, Illustrator HarperCollins Publishers $ (40p) ISBN More By and About This Author.   Cha-ching! A 7-year-old who plays with toys was YouTube's highest earner with $22 million. Meet him and 's other Top 10 money makers.

    The Boy Who Made it Rain | For age 16+. "innovative and insightful couldn't wait to devour part two" - Times Educational Supplement"I was utterly flabbergasted one of the most compelling novels I've ever read" - Heffers Review, Cambridge"Brilliant writing, brilliant structure, brilliant book" - Des Dillon, author of Me and Ma Gal"definitely up there with the modern classics" - What?   The boy’s father subsequently befriends Ona, and along with his ex-wife they embark on an eventful road trip in a bid to fulfil the boy’s dream: for Ona to earn a place in the Guinness Book of.


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Please don’t read the flyleaf, for it contains a spoiler that, while mild, has an impact that I believe the reader should discover for himself. Nothing about this book should be given away in advance.The One-in-a-Million Boy Monica Wood. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $25 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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