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Author Gantos, Jack.

Title Hole in my life / Jack Gantos.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Dakota CUSD 201 - Jr/Sr HS Stacks - DALY-13  B GAN GAN    AVAILABLE
 Eastland CUSD 308 - JR/SR HS Stacks - EHSY-14  92 GANTOS    AVAILABLE
 Marseilles PL YA Biography - MABB-3  YA BIO GAN    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Biography - NSLY-11  TN B GAN    AVAILABLE
 Pecatonica CUSD 321 - HS Stacks - PALY-13  BIO GAN    AVAILABLE
 PLT CUD#3 - Prophetstown HS Stacks - PHSG-7  921 GAN    AVAILABLE
 Putnam County SD 535 - HS Adult Non-Fiction - PCHG-8  92 GAN  AR 5.7/7.0    AVAILABLE
 Putnam County SD 535 - HS Adult Non-Fiction - PCHG-8  92 GAN  AR 5.7/7.0 c.3  AVAILABLE
 River Bend CUSD 2 - Fulton HS Stacks - FHSG-7  B GAN    AVAILABLE
 Rochelle SD 212 - Rochelle Twp HS Stacks - RSLY-12  921 Gan    AVAILABLE

Edition Paperback edition.
Description 199 pages ; 20 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary The author relates how, as a young adult, he became a drug user and smuggler, was arrested, did time in prison, and eventually got out and went to college, all the while hoping to become a writer. Becoming a writer the hard way in the summer of 1971, Jack Gantos was an aspiring writer looking for adventure, cash for college tuition, and a way out of a dead-end job. For ten thousand dollars he recklessly agreed to help sail a sixty-foot yacht loaded with a ton of hashish from the Virgin Islands to New York City, where he and his partners sold the drug until federal agents caught up with them.
Audience 840 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.7 7.0 59167.
Reading Counts RC High School 7.1 13 Quiz: 29495 Guided reading level: NR.
Subject Gantos, Jack.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Ex-convicts -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 0374430896

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