Spelldown : the big time dreams of a small-town word whiz / a novel by Karon Luddy.
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- ISBN: 1416916105 :
- ISBN: 9781416916109
- Physical Description: viii, 211 p. ; 20 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2007.
|Summary, etc.:|| In 1969, the town of Red Clover, South Carolina, led by an enthusiastic new Latin teacher, supports thirteen-year-old Karlene as she wins her school spelling bee and strives to qualify for the National Bee, despite family problems and a growing desire for romance.
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