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THE WORD EATER
New York : Holiday House,
IL 3-6, RL 5.0
eat dirt, right? Not Fip! Lerner Chanse, 6th grader at Cleveland
Park Middle School, finds a worm that eats words! The strange thing
is that after Fip eats a word that item disappears from the world.
What power Lerner has! What words should Lerner feed Fip next?
Crime? Disease? Or Cleveland Park Middle School? But
what will happen if Fip eats those? Will Lerner discover the responsibility
that goes along with power before itís too late? Read The Word Eater
by Mary Amato to find out. (Beth Lindsay, Senior Librarian, Youth
Services, South County Regional Library firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunshine State list 2003-2004 Grades 3-5)
Schools -- Fiction.
Worms -- Fiction.
Magic -- Fiction.
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