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Crash by Jerry Spinelli

Crash (1996)

by Jerry Spinelli

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  SteppLibrary | May 20, 2019 |
A story about a seventh grade jock named, Crash, who learns that he needs more than just muscles in life. Even though he may be the star football player, he begins to realize the more important things in life other than being popular. ( )
  mckinzietangen | Feb 4, 2019 |
RGG: Easy, fun read about a middle-school athlete's emotional maturing.
  rgruberexcel | May 4, 2018 |
Again, I highly recommend anything Spinelli! :) ( )
  DBrigandi | Jul 3, 2017 |
Again, I highly recommend anything Spinelli! :) ( )
  DBrigandi | Jul 3, 2017 |
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My real name is John. John Coogan. But everybody calls me Crash, even my parents.
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Now available in paperback, Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli's hilarious, poignant story of  cocky seventh-grade superjock Crash Coogan.  

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Seventh-grader John "Crash" Coogan has always been comfortable with his tough, aggressive behavior, until his relationship with an unusual Quaker boy and his grandfather's stroke make him consider the meaning of friendship and the importance of family.… (more)

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