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A Week in the Woods

Andrew Clements

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/2/2002)
Hardcover (8/1/2002)
Prebound (4/1/2004)

Description

Collision course
The fifth-grade Week in the Woods is a beloved tradition of Hardy Elementary, where Mark Chelmsley (the Fourth) is pretty much killing time before his parents send him off to an exclusive prep school. But then Mark realizes the Week might be a chance to prove to Mr. Maxwell that he's not just another of the slacker rich kids the teacher can't stand.
But it may be too late for Mark to change Mr. Maxwell's opinion of him. On the first day of the Week, the tension between teacher and student explodes, and in a reckless moment, Mark puts not only himself, but also Mr. Maxwell, in grave danger. Can two such strong adversaries work together to save their lives?


Praise For A Week in the Woods

School Library Journal This one will be a popular choice, particularly with fans of Gary Paulsen and Jean Craighead George.

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9780689858024, 208pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2004



About the Author

Andrew Clements (1949–2019) was the author of the enormously popular Frindle. More than 10 million copies of his books have been sold, and he was nominated for a multitude of state awards, including a Christopher Award and an Edgar Award. His popular works include About AverageTroublemakerExtra Credit, Lost and FoundNo TalkingRoom OneLunch Money, and more. He was also the author of the Benjamin Pratt & the Keepers of the School series. Find out more at AndrewClements.com.