Slick Book
Slick Book
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Written by Sara Cassidy

Published by Orca Book Publisher

Publisher's Summary

Thirteen-year old Liza hates her mother's boyfriend. While researching the oil company he works for, she discovers a lawsuit against it for compensation long overdue to Guatemalan farmers. She starts a group at school called GRRR! (Girls for Renewable Resources, Really!) and launches an attack on Argenta Oil.

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  • Age Range: 10-14
  • Pages: 128
  • Book Type: chapter
  • Publication Date: October 10, 2018
  • ISBN: 1554693527
  • ISBN 13: 9781554693528
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Sara Cassidy

This is Sara Cassidy’s tenth book for children. Her books have been short-listed for the Chocolate Lily Award, the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children’s Book Award, the Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature and the Bolen Books Children’s Book Prize, and two were Junior Library Guild selections. For more information, visit

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