The Reckless Club by Beth Vrabel
The Reckless Club
The Reckless Club
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The Reckless Club

Written by Beth Vrabel
Published by Running Press Kids
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From award-winning author Beth Vrabel comes a new middle-grade Breakfast Club drama set in a old folks’ home. On the last day of middle school, five kids who couldn’t be more different commit separate pranks, each sure they won’t be caught and they can’t get in trouble. They’re wrong. As punishment, they each have to volunteer one beautiful summer day-the last one before school-at Northbrook Retirement and Assisted Living Home, where they’ll push creamed carrots into toothless mouths, perform the world’s most pathetic skit in front of residents who won’t remember it anyway, hold gnarled hands of peach fuzzed old ladies who relentlessly push hard candies, and somehow forge a bond with each other that has nothing to do with what they’ve done and everything to do with who they’re becoming. All the action takes place in the course of this one day, with each chapter one hour of that day, as the five kids reveal what they’ve done, why they did it, and what they’re going to do now.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780762490400
    Publication Date
    October 2, 2018
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2017959764
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0762490403
    Lexile® Level
    650L
    ATOS® Book Level
    4.3
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    8
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    502278
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG

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