The Legend of Greg
The Legend of Greg
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The Legend of Greg

Written by Chris Rylander
Published by Puffin Books
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A boy discovers his destiny could totally stink in this riotously funny fantasy-adventure Risk-averse Greg Belmont is content with being ordinary. He’s got a friend–that’s right, just one–at his fancy prep school, and a pretty cool dad (even if he is obsessed with organic soaps that smell like a mix of salted pork and Icelandic bog). The problem is, Greg isn’t ordinary . . . he’s actually an honest-to-goodness, fantastical Dwarf! He discovers the truth the day his dad brings home a gross new tea–one that awakens bizarre abilities in Greg. Then a murderous Bro-Troll kidnaps his dad and Greg is whisked away to the Underground, where Dwarves have lived for centuries right beneath the streets of Chicago. With the help of some awesome new friends and a talking ax, Greg learns all about the history of the Dwarves, which has been marked with tales of epic failure since the dawn of time. However, the return of the magic they once wielded means big changes are afoot, escalating tensions with the Dwarves’ sworn enemy: the Elves. Brimming with humor and action, Chris Rylander’s The Legend of Greg turns dwarf lore on its head, delivering an adventure readers won’t be able to resist.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781524739744
    Publication Date
    May 21, 2019
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    152473974X
    Lexile® Level
    800L
    ATOS® Book Level
    5.8
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    13
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    198174
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG

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