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The Garbage King
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Demco Media
Publication date September 30, 2004
Pages 329
Binding Reinforced
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780606310277
ISBN-10 0606310274
Dimensions 1 by 5.75 by 8.25 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Business
Original list price $15.50
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780764156793
 
from Barrons Juveniles (September 1, 2003)
9780764156793 | details & prices | 336 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.10 lbs | List price $14.95
About: Mamo, an orphan who escapes from a life of slavery and returns to the city, meets up with another runaway, Dani, a rich kid who leaves home to get away from his bullying father, and the two of them learn to beg and scavenge from the garbage to survive.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780764126260 Book cover for 9781509802951
 
Reprint edition from Pan Macmillan (November 1, 2016)
9781509802951 | details & prices | 336 pages | List price $9.99
from Barrons Juveniles (October 1, 2003)
9780764126260 | details & prices | 336 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $5.95
About: This novel of unusual power for older boys and girls tells the gripping and dramatic story of homeless street children forced to do whatever they have to do in order to stay alive in the brutal slums of an Ethiopian city.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (September 30, 2004)
9780606310277 | details & prices | 329 pages | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $15.50
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (September 1, 2003); titled "Garbage King"
9780613840606 | details & prices | List price $14.40

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