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Hideout (Swindle #5)

A Swindle Mystery

by (author) Gordon Korman

Publisher
Scholastic Inc
Initial publish date
Nov 2013
Category
Humorous Stories, Dogs, General
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9780545520188
    Publish Date
    Jan 2013
    List Price
    $7.99
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780545448666
    Publish Date
    Jan 2013
    List Price
    $18.99
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780545448673
    Publish Date
    Nov 2013
    List Price
    $9.99

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7

Description

The Man With The Plan and his friends return in this fifth romp in the Swindle series -- now in paperback!

 

HIDEOUT: a place to escape detection, especially when being chased by someone determined to have revenge . . . When Griffin Bing and his friends first met Luthor, he was a vicious attack dog working for the slimy S. Wendell Palomino -- also known as Swindle. The kids rescued Luthor and never thought they'd see Swindle again. But now Swindle's returned. And he wants his dog back. Swindle has manipulated the law so that there's no way for Savannah Drysdale to keep Luthor in her house. Before he can be taken away, they decide to make him disappear -- away from Swindle.Six kids. Three hideouts. One extremely large dog.What could possibly go wrong?

About the author

 

Gordon Korman
est né à Montréal et a grandi dans la région de Toronto. Il a signé son
premier contrat chez Scholastic à l'âge de 14 ans, avec son premier livre
Deux farceurs au collège.
Il est maintenant l'auteur de plus de 60 livres, dont beaucoup lui ont valu
de nombreuses récompenses. Gordon habite dans la ville de New York.

 

Gordon Korman is the #1 bestselling author of three books in The 39 Clues series as well as eight books in his Swindle series: Swindle, Zoobreak, Framed, Showoff, Hideout, Jackpot, Unleashed, and Jingle. His other books include This Can't Be Happening at Macdonald Hall! (published when he was 14); The Toilet Paper Tigers; Radio Fifth Grade; Slacker; Restart; Whatshisface; Level 13; the trilogies Island, Everest, Dive, Kidnapped, and Titanic; and the series The Hypnotists and On the Run. Gordon grew up in Thornhill, Ontario and he lives in New York with his family. Visit him online at www.gordonkorman.com.

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Awards

  • Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre

Editorial Reviews

Praise for SWINDLE:"Pure fun from top to bottom." -- SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL"Korman's fast moving, feel-good suspense novel will have middle schoolers, especially boys, turning the pages." -- VOYAPraise for ZOOBREAK:"Korman again knocks it out of the park . . . interesting, full of humor, and good fun." -- VOYA"Korman's second tale of 11-year-old Mr. Fix-it Griffin and his friends is a page-turning adventure. . . . The author's fans will be more than pleased." -- KIRKUS REVIEWSPraise for FRAMED:"Goofball-funny and addictive." -- KIRKUS REVIEWS

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