Slaughterhouse-Five
Slaughterhouse-Five
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Slaughterhouse-Five

Written by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
Published by Dial Press
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Billy Pilgrim is the son of an American barber. He serves as a chaplain’s assistant in World War II, is captured by the Germans, and he survives the largest massacre in European history–the fire bombing of Dresden. After the war Billy makes a great deal of money as an optometrist, and on his wedding night he is kidnapped by a flying saucer from the planet Tralfamadore. So begins a modern classic by a master storyteller.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780385333849
    Publication Date
    January 12, 1999
    Page Count
    288
    Words Per Page
    172
    Audience
    Adult
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2005280221
    WorldCat Number (OCLC)
    62885771
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0385333846
    Lexile® Level
    850L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~T
    ATOS® Book Level
    6
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    8
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    16724
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    UG

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