New & Notable Books for Middle-Graders: October 2012 [SHOWING SLIDE 8 OF 15]
THE GIANT AND HOW HE HUMBUGGED AMERICA by Jim Murphy
Kirkus Star
by Jim Murphy

"After reading this fascinating story, young people will appreciate the old expression, spawned by this very hoax, "There's a sucker born every minute." (research notes, source notes, bibliography, photo credits, index) (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
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