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Hi!

A friend's daughter has to read a non-fiction book that is at least 300 pages. Her interests include tech, science and dogs. (Her mom describes her as a "major techie.") She is 11 years old -- and yes, the 300 page requirement is non-negotiable for her teacher.  :aah 

Any suggestions???? :eh2

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#1 - February 23, 2016, 06:11 PM

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300 pages was a tough find. How about this one?
http://www.amazon.com/Top-Dog-Story-Marine-Lucca/dp/0525954368
#2 - February 23, 2016, 06:59 PM
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I LOVE Steve Sheinkin for MG NF. BOMB is 272 pages. Science and tech! Can she just round up? :)

It's not about science, tech, or dogs, but Steve Sheinkin's MOST DANGEROUS (Watergate scandal) is over 300 pages and is fantastic.

Hmmm. The 300 page thing is tough for that age bracket!
#3 - February 23, 2016, 07:15 PM
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Airman by Eoin Colfer. One of my favorites. Over 400 pages. A fantastic read. It's got everything.
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#4 - February 23, 2016, 07:16 PM
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 Thank you guys! I'm not a huge NF MG reader, so this is helpful!

Yes, the 300 page requirement is awful for MG. It took me forever to find something long enough for her last choice! I never realized that most MGs really clock in around 250 (I just know word count ranges, lol.).

Thank you!
#5 - February 24, 2016, 11:49 AM

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