Upcoming Release – July 12, 2011
This book is about how Kevin finds himself without money and needs to figure out a way to make some. He wants to impress a girl. He starts some poker games and gets a percentage for setting up the games. Then he expands to making munchies to sell. He enlists help from his friends to help with baking. Then he adds cleaning and dumping trash from storage areas. Before he knows it he is running into problems with the munchies and the dumpster. Eventually, all the money-making jobs are gone and he has to find another way to impress the girl. It is a quick read.
Review by Lillian Wickens, South Kearns Elem. School
Rating: ★★★★✩ (4 Stars)
Interest Level: Grades 3-6
Written by Gary Paulsen
Wendy Lamb Books
ISBN: July 12, 2011